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S. 539: A bill to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to submit to Congress a report on the use of video cameras for patient safety and law enforcement at medical centers of the Department of Veterans Affairs.

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Sponsor and status

Shelley Capito

Sponsor. Junior Senator for West Virginia. Republican.

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Last Updated: Mar 2, 2021
Length: 4 pages
Introduced
Mar 2, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted, so there will not likely be further activity on this bill.

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

This bill was incorporated into:

H.R. 1510: To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to submit to Congress a report on the use of cameras in medical facilities of the Department of Veterans Affairs.
Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 23, 2021. (compare text)
Cosponsors

5 Cosponsors (3 Republicans, 2 Democrats)

Prognosis
2% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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History

Mar 2, 2021
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

S. 539 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 539. This is the one from the 117th Congress.

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