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S. 458: Veterans Claim Transparency Act of 2021

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A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to provide the representative of record of a claimant for compensation or benefits administered by the Secretary an opportunity to review a proposed determination regarding that claim.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Jon Tester

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Montana. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Feb 25, 2021
Length: 3 pages
Introduced
Feb 25, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Introduced on Feb 25, 2021

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on February 25, 2021. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

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61% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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History

Feb 25, 2021
 
Introduced

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Passed Senate

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

S. 458 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 458. This is the one from the 117th Congress.

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