To amend title 38, United States Code, to establish within the Office of the Under Secretary for Health of the Department of Veterans Affairs the position of Chief Information Officer of the Veterans Health Administration, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 4th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Aug 1, 2017
Length: 2 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on August 1, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Rep. Ratcliffe introduces bill to improve care for veterans”
— Rep. John Ratcliffe [R-TX4] (Sponsor) on Aug 8, 2017
Aug 1, 2017
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H.R. 3640 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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