H.R. 6286 (97th): A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to authorize the Administrator of Veterans’ Affairs to provide that Veterans’ Administration nurses who work two twelve-hour regularly scheduled tours of duty over a weekend shall be considered to have worked a full basic workweek, and for other purposes.


May 5, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 5, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Ronald Mottl

Representative for Ohio's 23rd congressional district


About the bill

Summary (CRS)

5/5/1982--Introduced.Authorizes the Administrator of Veterans' Affairs to provide that: (1) nurses employed at a Veterans Administration facility who work two regularly scheduled 12-hour tours of duty within a weekend shall ... Read more >

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May 5, 1982

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6286”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


22 cosponsors (11R, 11D) (show)
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Related Bills

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H.R. 6350 (Related)
Veterans’ Administration Health-Care Programs Improvement and Extension Act of 1982

Enacted — Signed by the President
Sep 8, 1982

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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 16, 1982

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