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S. 324 (115th): State Veterans Home Adult Day Health Care Improvement Act of 2017

A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to improve the provision of adult day health care services for veterans.

Sponsor and status

Orrin Hatch

Sponsor. Senator for Utah. Republican.

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Last Updated: Mar 15, 2018
Length: 2 pages
Feb 7, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Enacted — Signed by the President on Mar 27, 2018

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on March 27, 2018.

Pub.L. 115-159

Position statements

What legislators are saying

Hatch Bill for Better Veteran Care Passes into Law
    — Sen. Orrin Hatch [R-UT, 1977-2018] (Sponsor) on Mar 28, 2018

Hirono Highlights Recently Passed Bill to Expand Veterans’ Long Term Care Coverage in Visit to Yukio Okutsu State Veterans Home
    — Sen. Mazie Hirono [D-HI] (Co-sponsor) on Mar 27, 2018

THIS WEEK IN CONGRESS - Students lead to stop gun violence
    — Rep. Gregorio Sablan [D-MP0] on Mar 19, 2018

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Feb 7, 2017

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

May 17, 2017
Considered by Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs

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

Nov 9, 2017
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.

Mar 13, 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. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Mar 27, 2018
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

S. 324 (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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