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S. 3587: Department of Veterans Affairs Website Accessibility Act of 2019

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A bill to require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to conduct a study on the accessibility of websites of the Department of Veterans Affairs to individuals with disabilities, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Robert “Bob” Casey Jr.

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Pennsylvania. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Mar 26, 2020
Length: 3 pages
Introduced
Mar 26, 2020
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status

Passed Senate (House next) on Mar 26, 2020

This bill passed in the Senate on March 26, 2020 and goes to the House next for consideration.

Prognosis
48% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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History

Mar 26, 2020
 
Introduced

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Mar 26, 2020
 
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.

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Passed House

 
Signed by the President

S. 3587 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 3587. This is the one from the 116th Congress.

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