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H.R. 2372: VETERAN Act

H.R. 2372 codifies a Department of Treasury regulation that allows veterans who are eligible for, but do not elect to be covered by, certain Veterans Affairs health programs to qualify for current law premium assistance tax credits. In addition, the bill amends H.R. 1628, the American Health Care Act (AHCA) of 2017, to provide the same rule with respect to ... Continue reading »
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Overview

Introduced:

May 4, 2017

Status:

Passed House (Senate next) on Jun 15, 2017

This bill passed in the House on June 15, 2017 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Sponsor:

Sam Johnson

Representative for Texas's 3rd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 15, 2017
Length: 3 pages

Prognosis:

16% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

May 4, 2017
 
Introduced

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May 24, 2017
 
Considered by House Committee on Ways and Means

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Jun 2, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee. The House Committee on Ways and Means issued the report which may provide insight into the purpose of the legislation.

Jun 12, 2017
 
Considered by House Committee on Rules

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Jun 15, 2017
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Pending
 
Passed Senate

Pending
 
Signed by the President

H.R. 2372 is a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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