To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to ensure that calls to medical facilities of the Department can be quickly redirected to the Veterans Crisis Line.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 20th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 27, 2017
Length: 2 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on April 27, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
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Apr 27, 2017
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H.R. 2198 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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