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S. 946: Veterans Treatment Court Improvement Act of 2018

A bill to require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to hire additional Veterans Justice Outreach Specialists to provide treatment court services to justice-involved veterans, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Jeff Flake

Sponsor. Junior Senator for Arizona. Republican.

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Last Updated: Feb 20, 2018
Length: 9 pages
Introduced:

Apr 26, 2017

Status:

Passed Senate (House next) on Feb 15, 2018

This bill passed in the Senate on February 15, 2018 and goes to the House next for consideration.

Prognosis:

39% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

See Instead:

H.R. 2147 (same title)
Passed House (Senate next) — Jun 13, 2018

History

Apr 26, 2017
 
Introduced

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

Jul 11, 2017
 
Considered by Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs

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

Feb 15, 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.

Pending
 
Passed House

Pending
 
Signed by the President

S. 946 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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