US HB2907 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)
Status: Introduced on May 22 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-05-23 - Referred to the Subcommittee on Military Personnel.
Pending: House Subcommittee on Military Personnel Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Wounded Warrior Research Enhancement Act This bill directs the Department of Defense to award grants to advance orthotic and prosthetic care for members of the Armed Forces, veterans, and civilians who have undergone amputation, traumatic brain injury, and other serious injuries resulting from combat or military experience. The grants must fund research on (1) outcomes for such patients, (2) materials used in orthotics and prosthetics, and (3) improving existing orthotic and prosthetic technology and the development of new technology.

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Title

Wounded Warrior Research Enhancement Act

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History

DateChamberAction
2019-05-23HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Military Personnel.
2019-05-22HouseReferred to the House Committee on Armed Services.
2019-05-22HouseIntroduced in House

Same As/Similar To

SB1316 (Related) 2019-05-02 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Armed Services. (text: CR S2618-2619)

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