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H.R. 2433: Burn Pit Registry Enhancement Act

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To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to take actions necessary to ensure that certain individuals may update the burn pit registry with a registered individual's cause of death, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Raul Ruiz

Sponsor. Representative for California's 36th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Nov 17, 2021
Length: 3 pages
Introduced
Apr 8, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Passed House (Senate next) on Nov 16, 2021

This bill passed in the House on November 16, 2021 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Other activity may have occurred on another bill with identical or similar provisions.

Cosponsors

4 Cosponsors (4 Republicans)

Prognosis
3% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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Position statements

What legislators are saying

House Passes Landmark Burn Pits Bill with Ruiz-Authored Provisions to Get Veterans Presumptive Benefits
    — Rep. Raul Ruiz [D-CA36] (Sponsor) on Mar 3, 2022

Simpsons Longstanding Support for Veterans
    — Rep. Michael “Mike” Simpson [R-ID2] on Oct 27, 2022

THIS WEEK IN CONGRESS - November 19, 2021
    — Rep. Gregorio Sablan [D-MP] on Nov 22, 2021

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates new spending due to H.R. 2433 will be negligible.

History

Apr 8, 2021
 
Introduced

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Nov 11, 2021
 
Text Published

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Nov 16, 2021
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

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Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 2433 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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