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House Committee on Veterans' Affairs

The House Committee on Veterans' Affairs is the authorizing committee for the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). The committee is responsible for recommending legislation expanding, curtailing, or fine-tuning existing laws relating to veterans' benefits. The Committee also has oversight responsibility, which means monitoring and evaluating the operations of the VA. If the Committee finds that VA is not administering laws as Congress intended, then it is addressed through the hearing process and legislation. (source)

http://veterans.house.gov/

Chair:
Rep. David “Phil” Roe [R-TN1]
Ranking Member:
Rep. Timothy Walz [D-MN1]
Republicans:
14
Democrats:
10

The chair is always selected from the majority party and the ranking member is the most senior member of the minority party.

The majority party ensures it has a majority on every committee.

Members

Portrait of David “Phil” Roe
Chair
David “Phil” Roe
TN-1
Republican
Portrait of Timothy Walz
Ranking Member
Timothy Walz
MN-1
Democrat
Portrait of Jodey Arrington
Economic ...
Jodey Arrington
TX-19
Republican
Chair, Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
Portrait of Jack Bergman
Oversight ...
Jack Bergman
MI-1
Republican
Chair, Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations
Portrait of Mike Bost
Disability ...
Mike Bost
IL-12
Republican
Portrait of Brad Wenstrup
Health
Brad Wenstrup
OH-2
Republican
Chair, Subcommittee on Health
Portrait of Julia Brownley
Health
Julia Brownley
CA-26
Democrat
Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Health
Portrait of Elizabeth Esty
Disability ...
Elizabeth Esty
CT-5
Democrat
Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
Portrait of Ann Kuster
Oversight ...
Ann Kuster
NH-2
Democrat
Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations
Portrait of Beto O’Rourke
Economic ...
Beto O’Rourke
TX-16
Democrat
Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
Portrait of Aumua Amata
Aumua Amata
American Samoa
Republican
Portrait of Jim Banks
Jim Banks
IN-3
Republican
Portrait of Gus Bilirakis
Gus Bilirakis
FL-12
Republican
Portrait of Mike Coffman
Mike Coffman
CO-6
Republican
Portrait of Luis Correa
Luis Correa
CA-46
Democrat
Portrait of Neal Dunn
Neal Dunn
FL-2
Republican
Portrait of Jenniffer González-Colón
Jenniffer González-Colón
Puerto Rico
Republican
Portrait of Clay Higgins
Clay Higgins
LA-3
Republican
Portrait of Scott Peters
Scott Peters
CA-52
Democrat
Portrait of Bruce Poliquin
Bruce Poliquin
ME-2
Republican
Portrait of Kathleen Rice
Kathleen Rice
NY-4
Democrat
Portrait of John Rutherford
John Rutherford
FL-4
Republican
Portrait of Gregorio Sablan
Gregorio Sablan
Northern Mariana Islands
Democrat
Portrait of Mark Takano
Mark Takano
CA-41
Democrat

Bills

There are 276 bills referred to this committee. Below find the top 100:

Date PDF Bill
Jul 28, 2017 PDF H.R. 95: Veterans’ Access to Child Care Act
Jul 28, 2017 PDF H.R. 3262: Grow Our Own Directive: Physician Assistant Employment and Education Act of 2017
Jul 24, 2017 PDF H.R. 282: Military Residency Choice Act
Jul 24, 2017 PDF H.R. 1690: Department of Veterans Affairs Bonus Transparency Act
Jul 24, 2017 PDF H.R. 2006: VA Procurement Efficiency and Transparency Act
Jul 24, 2017 PDF H.R. 2749: Protecting Business Opportunities for Veterans Act of 2017
Jul 24, 2017 PDF H.R. 2772: SEA Act
Jul 24, 2017 PDF H.R. 2781: Ensuring Veteran Enterprise Participation in Strategic Sourcing Act
Jul 24, 2017 PDF H.R. 3218: Harry W. Colmery Veterans Educational Assistance Act of 2017
Jun 28, 2017 PDF H.R. 91: Building Supportive Networks for Women Veterans Act
May 23, 2017 PDF H.R. 467: VA Scheduling Accountability Act
May 23, 2017 PDF H.R. 1005: To amend title 38, United States Code, to improve the provision of adult day health care services for veterans.
May 23, 2017 PDF H.R. 1162: No Hero Left Untreated Act
May 23, 2017 PDF H.R. 1461: VET Protection Act of 2017
May 23, 2017 PDF H.R. 1848: Veterans Affairs Medical Scribe Pilot Act of 2017
May 22, 2017 PDF H.R. 1545: VA Prescription Data Accountability Act 2017
May 19, 2017 PDF H.R. 1329: Veterans’ Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2017
May 19, 2017 PDF H.R. 1725: To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to submit certain reports relating to medical evidence submitted in support of claims for benefits under the laws administered by the Secretary.
May 19, 2017 PDF H.R. 2288: Veterans Appeals Improvement and Modernization Act of 2017
Mar 29, 2017 PDF H.R. 369: To eliminate the sunset of the Veterans Choice Program, and for other purposes.
Mar 10, 2017 PDF H.R. 1181: Veterans 2nd Amendment Protection Act
Mar 10, 2017 PDF H.R. 1259: VA Accountability First Act of 2017
Mar 10, 2017 PDF H.R. 1367: To improve the authority of the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to hire and retain physicians and other employees of the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.
Nov 14, 2016 PDF H.R. 4150 (114th): Department of Veterans Affairs Emergency Medical Staffing Recruitment and Retention Act
Nov 14, 2016 PDF H.R. 4757 (114th): To expand the eligibility for headstones, markers, and medallions furnished by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs for deceased individuals who were awarded the Medal of Honor and are buried in private cemeteries, and for other purposes.
Nov 14, 2016 PDF H.R. 5047 (114th): Protecting Veterans’ Educational Choice Act of 2016
Nov 14, 2016 PDF H.R. 5099 (114th): Communities Helping Invest through Property and Improvements Needed for Veterans Act of 2016
Nov 14, 2016 PDF H.R. 5399 (114th): Ethical Patient Care for Veterans Act of 2016
Nov 14, 2016 PDF H.R. 5428 (114th): Military Residency Choice Act
Nov 14, 2016 PDF H.R. 5600 (114th): No Hero Left Untreated Act
Sep 12, 2016 PDF H.R. 4782 (114th): Veterans’ Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2016
Sep 7, 2016 PDF H.R. 5178 (114th): Veterans Success on Campus Act of 2016
Sep 6, 2016 PDF H.R. 3286 (114th): Honoring Investments in Recruiting and Employing American Military Veterans Act of 2016
Sep 6, 2016 PDF H.R. 3471 (114th): Veterans Mobility Safety Act of 2016
Sep 6, 2016 PDF H.R. 3974 (114th): Grow Our Own Directive: Physician Assistant Employment and Education Act of 2016
May 24, 2016 PDF H.R. 1769 (114th): Toxic Exposure Research Act of 2016
May 17, 2016 PDF H.R. 3484 (114th): Los Angeles Homeless Veterans Leasing Act of 2016
May 10, 2016 PDF H.R. 4063 (114th): Jason Simcakoski PROMISE Act
May 10, 2016 PDF H.R. 4590 (114th): Fiscal Year 2016 Department of Veterans Affairs Seismic Safety and Construction Authorization Act
Mar 21, 2016 PDF H.R. 4336 (114th): An act to amend title 38, United States Code, to provide for the inurnment in Arlington National Cemetery of the cremated remains of certain persons whose service has been determined to be active service.
Feb 1, 2016 PDF H.R. 677 (114th): American Heroes COLA Act of 2015
Dec 1, 2015 PDF H.R. 189 (114th): Servicemember Foreclosure Protections Extension Act of 2015
Dec 1, 2015 PDF H.R. 3016 (114th): Veterans Employment, Education, and Healthcare Improvement Act
Nov 16, 2015 PDF H.R. 2360 (114th): Career-Ready Student Veterans Act
Nov 2, 2015 PDF H.R. 1575 (114th): To amend title 38, United States Code, to make permanent the pilot program on counseling in retreat settings for women veterans newly separated from service in the Armed Forces.
Oct 26, 2015 PDF H.R. 1338 (114th): Dignified Interment of Our Veterans Act of 2015
Oct 21, 2015 PDF H.R. 1384 (114th): Honor America’s Guard-Reserve Retirees Act
Jul 16, 2015 PDF H.R. 675 (114th): Veterans’ Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2015
Jul 16, 2015 PDF H.R. 1607 (114th): Ruth Moore Act of 2015
Jul 7, 2015 PDF H.R. 2256 (114th): Veterans Information Modernization Act
Mar 23, 2015 PDF H.R. 216 (114th): Department of Veterans Affairs Budget Planning Reform Act of 2015
Mar 2, 2015 PDF H.R. 280 (114th): To authorize the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to recoup bonuses and awards paid to employees of the Department of Veterans Affairs.
Mar 2, 2015 PDF H.R. 294 (114th): Long-Term Care Veterans Choice Act