A bill to require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to submit to Congress reports on patient safety and quality of care at medical centers of the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senior Senator for West Virginia. Democrat.
Last Updated: Nov 19, 2020
Length: 5 pages
What legislators are saying
This bill incorporates provisions from:
H.R. 5616: Improving Safety and Security for Veterans Act of 2020
Introduced on Jan 15, 2020. 100% incorporated. (compare text)
S. 3147 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 3147. 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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Improving Safety and Security for Veterans Act of 2019, Pub. L. No. 116-212, S. 3147, 116th Cong. (2020).
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