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H.R. 4243 (115th): To establish a commission for the purpose of making recommendations regarding the modernization or realignment of facilities of the Veterans Health Administration, to improve construction and management leases of the Department of Veterans Affairs, to amend and appropriate funds for the Veterans Choice Program, and for other purposes.

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David “Phil” Roe

Sponsor. Representative for Tennessee's 1st congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Dec 28, 2018
Length: 64 pages
Introduced
Nov 3, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 8, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

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What legislators are saying

Kilili: Vets clinic study clears Senate, White House next
    — Rep. Gregorio Sablan [D-MP0] on May 30, 2018

Vets Committee wants islands reports
    — Rep. Gregorio Sablan [D-MP0] on Nov 13, 2017

THIS WEEK IN CONGRESS - November 9, 2017
    — Rep. Gregorio Sablan [D-MP0] on Nov 13, 2017

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What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 4243 will add $4.5 billion in new spending through 2027.

History

Nov 3, 2017
 
Introduced

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Nov 8, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

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Nov 16, 2018
 
Reported by House Committee on Veterans' Affairs

A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.

H.R. 4243 (115th) was 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.

This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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