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H.R. 2127 (117th): TEAM Act

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To improve the provision of health care and other benefits from the Department of Veterans Affairs for veterans who were exposed to toxic substances, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Mike Bost

Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 12th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Mar 23, 2021
Length: 34 pages
Mar 23, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 23, 2021, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).


66 Cosponsors (58 Republicans, 8 Democrats)


Position statements

What legislators are saying

Rep. Young Kim Helps Introduce SERVICE Act to Support Veterans and Law Enforcement
    — Rep. Young Kim [R-CA40] (Co-sponsor) on Oct 28, 2021

Bacon votes to protect, not strangle veterans health care
    — Rep. Don Bacon [R-NE2] (Co-sponsor) on Mar 7, 2022

Comprehensive Bill to Help Veterans Exposed to Toxic Burn Pits Passes House, Several Meijer-led Policies Included
    — Rep. Peter Meijer [R-MI3, 2021-2022] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 14, 2022

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Mar 23, 2021

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

May 5, 2021
Considered by House Committee on Veterans' Affairs

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

H.R. 2127 (117th) 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. 2127. This is the one from the 117th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 117th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2021 to Jan 3, 2023. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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