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H.R. 2441: Sgt. Ketchum Rural Veterans Mental Health Act of 2021


To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to expand the Rural Access Network for Growth Enhancement Program of the Department of Veterans Affairs, and to direct the Comptroller General of the United States to conduct a study to assess certain mental health care resources of the Department of Veterans Affairs available to veterans who live in rural areas.

Sponsor and status

Cynthia Axne

Sponsor. Representative for Iowa's 3rd congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jun 28, 2021
Length: 2 pages
Introduced
Apr 12, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jun 30, 2021

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on June 30, 2021.

Law
Pub.L. 117-21
Cosponsors

37 Cosponsors (23 Democrats, 14 Republicans)

Source

Incorporated legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

S. 1468: Sgt. Ketchum Rural Veterans Mental Health Act of 2021

Introduced on Apr 29, 2021. 65% incorporated. (compare text)

History

Apr 12, 2021
 
Introduced

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May 4, 2021
 
Ordered Reported

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May 14, 2021
 
Text Published

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May 18, 2021
 
Text Published

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Jun 24, 2021
 
Passed Senate

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Jun 30, 2021
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 2441 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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