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S. 1198: Veterans Care Financial Protection Act of 2017

A bill to protect individuals who are eligible for increased pension under laws administered by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs on the basis of need of regular aid and attendance from dishonest, predatory, or otherwise unlawful practices, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Elizabeth Warren

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Massachusetts. Democrat.

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Last Updated: May 22, 2017
Length: 3 pages
Introduced:

May 22, 2017

Status:

Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted, so there will not likely be further activity on this bill.

Prognosis:

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

See Instead:

H.R. 3122 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Mar 9, 2018

History

May 22, 2017
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

S. 1198 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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