Legislation Coming Up — Nov 25, 2015 3:07 a.m.
This bill has been added to the Senate’s floor schedule for the next legislative day.
Last Action: This bill passed in the House on June 9, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
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. November 25, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/s2278>
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