To require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to provide for the inspection of kitchens and food service areas at medical facilities of the Department of Veterans Affairs to ensure that the same standards for kitchens and food service areas at hospitals in the private sector are being met at kitchens and food service areas at medical facilities of the Department.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 12th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jan 24, 2017
Length: 5 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on January 24, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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4 Cosponsors (2 Republicans, 2 Democrats)
May 13, 2016
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5231 (114th).
Jan 24, 2017
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H.R. 645 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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