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H.R. 6398: Department of Energy Veterans’ Health Initiative Act

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To authorize the Department of Energy to conduct collaborative research with the Department of Veterans Affairs in order to improve healthcare services for veterans in the United States, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Ralph Norman Jr.

Sponsor. Representative for South Carolina's 5th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jul 17, 2018
Length: 9 pages
Introduced:

Jul 17, 2018

Status:

Ordered Reported on Jul 18, 2018

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on July 18, 2018.

The House Majority Leader indicated on Sep 21, 2018 that this bill may be considered in the week ahead.

Prognosis:

21% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Jul 17, 2018
 
Introduced

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Jul 18, 2018
 
Ordered Reported

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Sep 21, 2018
 
On House Schedule

The House indicated that this bill would be considered in the week ahead.

Pending
 
Passed House (Senate next)

Pending
 
Passed Senate

Pending
 
Signed by the President

H.R. 6398 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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