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H.R. 2478: Expanding Veterans’ Access to Choice Act

To amend the Veterans Access, Choice, and Accountability Act of 2014 to clarify the distance requirement with respect to determining the eligibility of veterans to receive hospital care and medical services from non-Department of Veterans Affairs facilities.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Doug Collins

Sponsor. Representative for Georgia's 9th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: May 17, 2017
Length: 2 pages
Introduced:

May 17, 2017

Status:

Introduced on May 17, 2017

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on May 17, 2017. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Prognosis:

9% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

May 17, 2017
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Pending
 
Ordered Reported

Pending
 
Passed House (Senate next)

Pending
 
Passed Senate

Pending
 
Signed by the President

H.R. 2478 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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