H.R. 388: Veterans Health Equity Act of 2017

To amend title 38, United States Code, to ensure that veterans in each of the 48 contiguous States are able to receive services in at least one full-service hospital of the Veterans Health Administration in the State or receive comparable services provided by contract in the State.

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Overview

Introduced:

Jan 10, 2017

Status:

Referred to Committee on Jan 10, 2017

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on January 10, 2017, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Carol Shea-Porter

Representative for New Hampshire's 1st congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 10, 2017
Length: 3 pages

Prognosis:

1% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Jan 10, 2017
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Ordered Reported by Committee

 
Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 388 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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