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S. 933: Express Appeals Act of 2017

A bill to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to carry out a pilot program to provide veterans the option of using an alternative appeals process to more quickly determine claims for disability compensation, and for other purposes.

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Overview

Introduced:

Apr 25, 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.

This bill was incorporated into:

H.R. 2288: Veterans Appeals Improvement and Modernization Act of 2017
Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 23, 2017. (compare text)
Sponsor:

Dan Sullivan

Junior Senator from Alaska

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 25, 2017
Length: 12 pages

Prognosis:

5% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Apr 25, 2017
 
Introduced

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S. 933 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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