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S. 2102: Dr. Kate Hendricks Thomas SERVICE Act

A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to direct the Under Secretary for Health of the Department of Veterans Affairs to provide mammography screening for veterans who served in locations associated with toxic exposure.

Sponsor and status

John Boozman

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Arkansas. Republican.

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Last Updated: May 20, 2022
Length: 3 pages
Jun 17, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jun 7, 2022

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on June 7, 2022.

Pub.L. 117-133

14 Cosponsors (10 Democrats, 4 Republicans)


Position statements

What legislators are saying

Washington Review: May 20, 2022
    — Rep. Albio Sires [D-NJ8] on May 20, 2022

Brownley Veterans Bills to Expand Access to Care Pass House, Head to Presidents Desk
    — Rep. Julia Brownley [D-CA26] on May 19, 2022

the daily leader: wednesday, may 18, 2022
    — Rep. Steny Hoyer [D-MD5] on May 18, 2022

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute estimates S. 2102 will add $144 million in new spending through 2026.

Incorporated legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

H.R. 4571: SERVICE Act of 2021

Introduced on Jul 20, 2021. 100% incorporated. (compare text)


Jun 17, 2021

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Jul 28, 2021
Ordered Reported

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Mar 24, 2022
Passed Senate (House next)

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

May 13, 2022
Text Published

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

May 18, 2022
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Jun 7, 2022
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

S. 2102 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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