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H.R. 1510: To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to submit to Congress a report on the use of cameras in medical facilities of the Department of Veterans Affairs.


To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to submit to Congress a report on the use of cameras in medical centers of the Department of Veterans Affairs.

Sponsor and status

David McKinley

Sponsor. Representative for West Virginia's 1st congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Nov 4, 2021
Length: 2 pages
Introduced
Mar 2, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 23, 2021

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on November 23, 2021.

Law
Pub.L. 117-64
Cosponsors

6 Cosponsors (4 Republicans, 2 Democrats)

Source

Position statements

What legislators are saying

McKinley, Trone, Bost Introduce Camera Reporting Legislation to Improve Safety in VA Medical Centers
    — Rep. David McKinley [R-WV1] (Sponsor) on Mar 3, 2021

Trone, McKinley, Bost Introduce Camera Reporting Legislation to Improve Safety in VA Medical Centers
    — Rep. David Trone [D-MD6] (Co-sponsor) on Mar 3, 2021

the daily leader: tuesday, may 18, 2021
    — Rep. Steny Hoyer [D-MD5] on May 17, 2021

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates new spending due to H.R. 1510 will be negligible.

Incorporated legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

S. 539: A bill to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to submit to Congress a report on the use of video cameras for patient safety and law enforcement at medical centers …

Introduced on Mar 2, 2021. 85% incorporated. (compare text)

History

Mar 2, 2021
 
Introduced

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

Apr 15, 2021
 
Considered by Health

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

May 4, 2021
 
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

May 14, 2021
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Preprint (Suspension).

May 18, 2021
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House.

Nov 2, 2021
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Nov 23, 2021
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 1510 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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