A bill to amend the Department of Veterans Affairs Health Care Programs Enhancement Act of 2001 and title 38, United States Code, to require the provision of chiropractic care and services to veterans at all Department of Veterans Affairs medical centers and to expand access to such care and services, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Junior Senator for Kansas. Republican.
Last Updated: Mar 13, 2017
Length: 3 pages
Mar 13, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 13, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Feb 5, 2015
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 398 (114th).
Mar 13, 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.
S. 609 (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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