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S. 450: Veterans Improved Access and Care Act of 2019

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A bill to require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to carry out a pilot program to expedite the onboarding process for new medical providers of the Department of Veterans Affairs, to reduce the duration of the hiring process for such medical providers, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Cory Gardner

Sponsor. Junior Senator for Colorado. Republican.

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Last Updated: Feb 12, 2019
Length: 3 pages
Introduced:

Feb 12, 2019

Status:

Introduced on Feb 12, 2019

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on February 12, 2019. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

This bill is scheduled for the following committee meetings:
May 22, 2019 2:30 p.m. — Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs

Prognosis:

5% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Feb 12, 2019
 
Introduced

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

May 22, 2019
 
Considered by Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs

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

If this bill has further action, the following steps may occur next:
 
Passed Committee

 
Passed Senate

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

S. 450 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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