US HB1199 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Engrossed on October 16 2019 - 50% progression
Action: 2019-10-16 - Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
Pending: Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]

Summary

VA Website Accessibility Act of 2019 This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to report to Congress regarding the accessibility of VA websites (including attached files and web-based applications) to individuals with disabilities. The report shall identify websites, files, and applications that are not accessible to such individuals and include the VA's plan to make each of them accessible.

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Title

VA Website Accessibility Act of 2019

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History

DateChamberAction
2019-10-16SenateReceived in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
2019-10-15HouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
2019-10-15HouseOn motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H8131)
2019-10-15HouseDEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 1199.
2019-10-15HouseConsidered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H8130-8132)
2019-10-15HouseMr. Takano moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill.
2019-06-25HousePlaced on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 93.
2019-06-25HouseReported by the Committee on Veterans' Affairs. H. Rept. 116-127.
2019-05-01HouseSubcommittee Hearings Held.
2019-03-14HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs.
2019-02-13HouseReferred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
2019-02-13HouseIntroduced in House

Same As/Similar To

SB746 (Related) 2019-05-22 - Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Hearings held.

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