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S. 2372: VA MISSION Act of 2018

About the bill

Source: Republican Policy Committee

The House Amendment to S. 2372 strengthens and improves the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) healthcare system for the benefit of the nation’s veterans. The bill consolidates VA’s multiple community care programs and authorities and provides further funding for the Choice Program. It would establish an Asset and Infrastructure Review (AIR) process to recommend actions to modernize and realign VA’s massive medical infrastructure and also expands VA’s Family Caregiver Program to pre-9/11 veterans and increases VA’s internal capacity to care for veteran patients in ...

Sponsor and status

John “Johnny” Isakson

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Georgia. Republican.

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Last Updated: May 24, 2018
Length: 89 pages
Introduced:

Feb 5, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jun 6, 2018

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on June 6, 2018.

Law:

Pub.L. 115-182

Incorporated legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

H.R. 5674: VA MISSION Act of 2018

Ordered Reported on May 8, 2018. 98% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 2906: VA MISSION Act of 2018

Introduced on May 22, 2018. 95% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 2193: Caring for our Veterans Act of 2017

Ordered Reported on Dec 5, 2017. 51% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 2184: Veterans Community Care and Access Act of 2017

Introduced on Dec 1, 2017. 31% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 4242: VA Care in the Community Act

Ordered Reported on Dec 19, 2017. 30% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 4132: Veterans Affairs Physician Recruitment Act of 2017

Introduced on Oct 25, 2017. 98% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 4783: Veterans Deserve Better Act

Introduced on Jan 11, 2018. 59% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 2239: Veterans Deserve Better Act

Introduced on Dec 14, 2017. 59% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 925: VETS Act of 2017

Passed Senate (House next) on Jan 3, 2018. 95% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 3095: Veterans ACCESS Act

Introduced on Jun 28, 2017. 71% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 1153: Veterans Acquiring Community Care Expect Safe Services Act of 2017

Passed Senate (House next) on Nov 9, 2017. 71% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 5830: Veteran PEER Act

Introduced on May 15, 2018. 94% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 1873: Veteran PEER Act

Passed Senate (House next) on Jan 25, 2018. 94% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 2123: VETS Act of 2017

Passed House (Senate next) on Nov 7, 2017. 75% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 3832: Veterans Opioid Abuse Prevention Act

Passed House (Senate next) on May 21, 2018. 97% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 1319: Community Care Core Competency Act of 2017

Introduced on Jun 8, 2017. 81% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 1058: VA Provider Equity Act

Passed House (Senate next) on Jul 24, 2017. 91% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 1133: Veterans Transplant Coverage Act of 2017

Passed House (Senate next) on Nov 7, 2017. 88% incorporated. (compare text)

History

Feb 5, 2018
 
Introduced

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

Mar 1, 2018
 
Passed Senate (House next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

May 16, 2018
 
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

May 16, 2018
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House with an Amendment.

May 23, 2018
 
Senate Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Jun 6, 2018
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

S. 2372 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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