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H.R. 91 (115th): Building Supportive Networks for Women Veterans Act

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To amend title 38, United States Code, to make permanent the pilot program on counseling in retreat settings for women veterans newly separated from service in the Armed Forces.

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Sponsor and status

Julia Brownley

Sponsor. Representative for California's 26th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jun 28, 2017
Length: 6 pages
Introduced
Jan 3, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 17, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

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What legislators are saying

Brownley Applauds House Extension of Critical Veterans Programs That Shes Fighting to Make Permanent
    — Rep. Julia Brownley [D-CA26] (Sponsor) on Sep 25, 2018

Kuster Votes to Preserve Critical Veterans Programs
    — Rep. Ann Kuster [D-NH2] (Co-sponsor) on Sep 26, 2018

Bilirakis Applauds Committee Passage of 11 Veterans Bills
    — Rep. Gus Bilirakis [R-FL12] on May 17, 2017

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What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform: SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 91 will add $3 million in new spending through 2022.

History

Jan 3, 2017
 
Introduced

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Apr 6, 2017
 
Considered by Health

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

May 17, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Jun 28, 2017
 
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. 91 (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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