US HB3581 | 2023-2024 | 118th Congress


Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Engrossed on December 5 2023 - 50% progression
Action: 2023-12-05 - 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]


To amend title 38, United States Code, to modify the family caregiver program of the Department of Veterans Affairs to include services related to mental health and neurological disorders, and for other purposes.

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2023-12-05SenateReceived in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
2023-12-04HouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
2023-12-04HouseOn motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H6103-6104)
2023-12-04HouseDEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 3581.
2023-12-04HouseConsidered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H6103-6105)
2023-12-04HouseMr. Bergman moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
2023-10-25HousePlaced on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 201.
2023-10-25HouseReported (Amended) by the Committee on Veterans' Affairs. H. Rept. 118-251.
2023-07-26HouseOrdered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute by Voice Vote.
2023-07-26HouseCommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
2023-07-18HouseSubcommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held
2023-07-18HouseForwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by Voice Vote.
2023-06-21HouseSubcommittee Hearings Held
2023-06-19HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Health.
2023-05-22HouseReferred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
2023-05-22HouseIntroduced in House

Same As/Similar To

SB216 (Related) 2023-02-16 - Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
HB2683 (Related) 2023-07-18 - Subcommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held


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