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H.R. 2545: To amend title 38, United States Code, to clarify the role of doctors of podiatric medicine in the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.


Sponsor and status

Brad Wenstrup

Sponsor. Representative for Ohio's 2nd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Mar 8, 2022
Length: 2 pages
Introduced
Apr 14, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Mar 14, 2022

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on March 14, 2022.

Law
Pub.L. 117-96
Cosponsors

3 Cosponsors (3 Democrats)

Source

Position statements

What legislators are saying

the daily leader: tuesday, june 15, 2021
    — Rep. Steny Hoyer [D-MD5] on Jun 14, 2021

house passes Bost backed veterans bills
    — Rep. Mike Bost [R-IL12] on Jun 15, 2021

the weekly leader: friday, june 11, 2021
    — Rep. Steny Hoyer [D-MD5] on Jun 11, 2021

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates new spending due to H.R. 2545 will be negligible.

Incorporated legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

S. 2787: A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to clarify the role of doctors of podiatric medicine in the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.

Ordered Reported on Dec 15, 2021. 96% incorporated. (compare text)

History

Apr 14, 2021
 
Introduced

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May 4, 2021
 
Ordered Reported

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Jun 11, 2021
 
Text Published

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

Jun 15, 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 special rule so no record of individual votes was made.

Mar 7, 2022
 
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.

Mar 14, 2022
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 2545 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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