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This bill has been added to the Senate’s floor schedule for the next legislative day.
Last Action: This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 30, 2015.
Feb 8, 1984
98th Congress, 1983–1984
This bill was introduced on May 9, 1984, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Minnesota
2/8/1984--Introduced.Makes permanent the authority of the Administrator of Veterans Affairs to contract for community-based treatment of eligible veterans suffering from alcohol or drug dependence or abuse disabilities. Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2278”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 2278 — 98th Congress: A bill entitled the “Care for Chemically Dependent Veterans Act”.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/s2278
“S. 2278 — 98th Congress: A bill entitled the “Care for Chemically Dependent Veterans Act”..” www.GovTrack.us. 1984. October 13, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/s2278>
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