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H.R. 2898 (116th): To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to designate a week as “Buddy Check Week” for the purpose of outreach and education concerning peer wellness checks for veterans, and for other purposes.


Cosponsors of H.R. 2898 (116th)

This bill had 59 cosponsors — 41 Democrats, 18 Republicans — not including its sponsor.

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Sponsor/Cosponsor Joined/Withdrawn On Referred Committees*
D Jackson Lee, Sheila [D-TX18] Primary Sponsor
D Brownley, Julia [D-CA26] Original Cosponsor
Veterans' Affairs - Health Subcommittee Chair
D Lamb, Conor [D-PA17] Oct 30, 2020
Veterans' Affairs - Health Subcommittee
R Banks, Jim [R-IN3] Original Cosponsor
Veterans' Affairs
D Brown, Anthony [D-MD4] Original Cosponsor
Veterans' Affairs
D Pappas, Chris [D-NH1] Oct 23, 2020
Veterans' Affairs
D Luria, Elaine [D-VA2] Oct 30, 2020
Veterans' Affairs

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* Based on current committee assignments. An original cosponsor was a cosponsor on the date the legislation was introduced. Other cosponsors are shown with the date they joined, or later withdrew.

The table above shows whether the sponsor and any cosponsors are members of any committees that the bill has been referred to, a key predictor of whether this bill will move forward.

Cosponsorship of Other Relevant Legislators

The table below shows whether legislators on relevant committees or cosponsors of relevant bills are the sponsor or a cosponsor of this bill.

Cosponsor? Legislator Committee Assignment(s), Bills Sponsored
Original Cosponsor D Brownley, Julia [D-CA26]
Veterans' Affairs - Health Subcommittee Chair
No D Takano, Mark [D-CA41]
Veterans' Affairs Chair
No R Bergman, Jack [R-MI1]
Veterans' Affairs - Health Subcommittee Ranking Member
No R Bost, Mike [R-IL12]
Veterans' Affairs Ranking Member
No D Allred, Colin [D-TX32]
Veterans' Affairs - Health Subcommittee
No D Frankel, Lois [D-FL21]
Veterans' Affairs - Health Subcommittee
Oct 30, 2020 D Lamb, Conor [D-PA17]
Veterans' Affairs - Health Subcommittee
No D Levin, Mike [D-CA49]
Veterans' Affairs - Health Subcommittee
No D Mrvan, Frank [D-IN1]
Veterans' Affairs - Health Subcommittee
No D Sablan, Gregorio [D-MP0]
Veterans' Affairs - Health Subcommittee
No D Underwood, Lauren [D-IL14]
Veterans' Affairs - Health Subcommittee
No R Miller-Meeks, Mariannette [R-IA2]
Veterans' Affairs - Health Subcommittee
No R Murphy, Gregory [R-NC3]
Veterans' Affairs - Health Subcommittee
No R Radewagen, Aumua Amata [R-AS0]
Veterans' Affairs - Health Subcommittee
No R Rosendale, Matthew [R-MT0]
Veterans' Affairs - Health Subcommittee
No R Roy, Chip [R-TX21]
Veterans' Affairs - Health Subcommittee
Original Cosponsor D Brown, Anthony [D-MD4]
Veterans' Affairs
No D Gallego, Ruben [D-AZ7]
Veterans' Affairs
No D Kaptur, Marcy [D-OH9]
Veterans' Affairs
Oct 30, 2020 D Luria, Elaine [D-VA2]
Veterans' Affairs
Oct 23, 2020 D Pappas, Chris [D-NH1]
Veterans' Affairs
No D Ruiz, Raul [D-CA36]
Veterans' Affairs
No D Slotkin, Elissa [D-MI8]
Veterans' Affairs
No D Trone, David [D-MD6]
Veterans' Affairs
Original Cosponsor R Banks, Jim [R-IN3]
Veterans' Affairs
No R Cawthorn, David “Madison” [R-NC11]
Veterans' Affairs
No R Mace, Nancy [R-SC1]
Veterans' Affairs
No R Mann, Tracey [R-KS1]
Veterans' Affairs
No R Moore, Barry [R-AL2]
Veterans' Affairs
No R Nehls, Troy [R-TX22]
Veterans' Affairs