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H.R. 2982 (116th): Women Veterans Health Care Accountability Act

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To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to conduct a study of the barriers for women veterans to health care from the Department of Veterans Affairs.

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Sponsor and status

Joe Cunningham

Sponsor. Representative for South Carolina's 1st congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: May 23, 2019
Length: 5 pages
Introduced
May 23, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status
Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

This bill was incorporated into:

H.R. 7105: Johnny Isakson and David P. Roe, M.D. Veterans Health Care and Benefits Improvement Act of 2020
Enacted — Signed by the President on Jan 5, 2021. (compare text)
Cosponsors

20 Cosponsors (16 Democrats, 4 Republicans)

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History

May 23, 2019
 
Introduced

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Sep 11, 2019
 
Considered by Health

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H.R. 2982 (116th) 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 2982. This is the one from the 116th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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