To amend title 38, United States Code, to require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to ensure that each wheelchair, furnished to a veteran because of a service-connected disability, restores the maximum achievable mobility in the activities of daily life, employment, and recreation, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Iowa's 4th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 5, 2017
Length: 2 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on April 5, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“House Committee on Veterans Affairs Holds Hearing on Kings Mobility Legislation”
— Rep. Steve King [R-IA4] (Sponsor) on Sep 26, 2017
Apr 5, 2017
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Sep 26, 2017
Considered by Health
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
May 23, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2994.
H.R. 1943 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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