House Committee on Veterans' Affairs: Health

Chairman
Rep. Dan Benishek [R-MI1]
Ranking Member
Rep. Julia Brownley [D-CA26]

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

Republicans
7
Democrats
5
Track Committee

Subcommittee Members

Chairman
Dan Benishek
MI-1
Republican
Ranking Member
Julia Brownley
CA-26
Democrat
Ralph Abraham
LA-5
Republican
Gus Bilirakis
FL-12
Republican
Mike Coffman
CO-6
Republican
Tim Huelskamp
KS-1
Republican
Ann Kuster
NH-2
Democrat
Beto O'Rourke
TX-16
Democrat
David “Phil” Roe
TN-1
Republican
Raul Ruiz
CA-36
Democrat
Mark Takano
CA-41
Democrat
Brad Wenstrup
OH-2
Republican

Committee Bills

Browse 55 bills referred to this subcommittee.

Recent Activity

Committee Meeting

House Committee on Veterans' Affairs: Subcommittee on Health Meeting

“Legislative Hearing on: Draft legislation to improve reproductive treatment provided to certain disabled veterans; Draft legislation to direct the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to submit an annual report on the Veterans Health Administration; H.R. 271; H.R. 627; H.R. 1369; H.R. 1575; and, H.R. 1769" (Location: CHOB 334)

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Apr 23, 2015 10 a.m.

Introduced

H.R. 1909: To require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to use existing authorities to furnish health care at non-Department of Veterans Affairs facilities to veterans who live more than 40 miles driving distance from the closest medical facility of the D

Sponsor: Rep. John Culberson [R-TX7]

This bill was referred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs and House Committee on Veterans' Affairs: Subcommittee on Health which will consider it before sending it to the House floor for consideration.

2 cosponsors are on those committees.

Apr 21, 2015