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USHB4153IntroHealth Care Access for Urban Native Veterans Act This bill authorizes the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and the Department of Defense (DOD) to enter into arrangements for the sharing of medical facilities and services with urban Indian organiza...
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2020-12-03
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB6395EngrossWilliam M. (Mac) Thornberry National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021 This bill authorizes FY2021 appropriations and sets forth policies for Department of Defense (DOD) programs and activities, including military personnel strengths. It...
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2020-12-03
Conference papers: Senate report and manager's statement held at the desk in Senate.
USSB3147EnrollImproving Safety and Security for Veterans Act of 2019 This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to report on the policies and procedures relating to patient safety and quality of care and the steps the VA has taken to improve such c...
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2020-11-24
Presented to President.
USHB8247EnrollVeterans COMPACT Act of 2020 Veterans Comprehensive Prevention, Access to Care, and Treatment Act of 2020 This bill implements programs, policies, and reports related to Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) transition assistance, suicide care, mental ...
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2020-11-24
Presented to President.
USSB2216EngrossTEAM Veteran Caregivers Act Transparency and Effective Accountability Measures for Veteran Caregivers Act The bill revises the administration of Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) caregiver programs. Specifically, the bill requires the VA to formall...
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2020-11-18
Held at the desk.
USSB900EngrossA bill to designate the community-based outpatient clinic of the Department of Veterans Affairs in Bozeman, Montana, as the "Travis W. Atkins Department of Veterans Affairs Clinic". This bill designates the community-based outpatient clinic of the De...
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2020-11-17
Message on House action received in Senate and at desk: House amendment to Senate bill.
USHB6237EngrossPRC for Native Veterans Act Proper and Reimbursed Care for Native Veterans Act This bill specifies that the Department of Veterans Affairs or the Department of Defense must reimburse the Indian Health Service (IHS), tribes, or tribal organizations fo...
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2020-11-17
To Senate Indian Affairs Committee
USHB8758IntroStudying Veterans Access to Care During COVID-19 Act
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2020-11-17
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSB4900IntroDaniel J. Harvey Jr. and Adam Lambert Improving Servicemember Transition to Reduce Veteran Suicide Act
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2020-11-16
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSB4883IntroBrian Tally VA Employment Transparency Act of 2020
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2020-11-10
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSB4800IntroThe Heroes Act
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2020-11-09
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 581.
USHB2359PassWhole Veteran Act This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs to report on the implementation of its whole health approach to health care. The report must include an analysis of the accessibility and availability of a variety of services, i...
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2020-10-30
Became Public Law No: 116-185. (TXT | PDF)
USHB4183PassIdentifying Barriers and Best Practices Study Act This bill requires the Government Accountability Office to study and report on disability and pension benefits provided by the Department of Veterans Affairs to members of the National Guard and membe...
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2020-10-30
Became Public Law No: 116-187. (TXT | PDF)
USHB8710IntroVeterans Community Care Fairness Act
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2020-10-30
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB8722IntroTo authorize the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to make grants for repair and remodeling of community centers, clinics, and hospitals that serve veterans.
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2020-10-30
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSB4852IntroA bill to authorize the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to transfer certain coronavirus aid and relief funds to various accounts of the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.
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2020-10-23
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSB4856IntroA bill to authorize the construction of a major medical facility for the Department of Veterans Affairs in Colorado Springs, Colorado, and for other purposes. This bill authorizes the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to carry out a major medical f...
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2020-10-23
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSB4839IntroVeterans Legal Support Act of 2020 This bill authorizes the Department of Veterans Affairs to provide support, including financial support, to one or more university law school programs to provide veterans with legal assistance.
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2020-10-21
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB1812PassVet Center Eligibility Expansion Act
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2020-10-20
Became Public Law No: 116-176. (TXT | PDF)
USHB2372PassVeterans' Care Quality Transparency Act This bill requires the Government Accountability Office to report on all memoranda of understanding and memoranda of agreement entered into by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) with non-VA entities relati...
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2020-10-20
Became Public Law No: 116-177. (TXT | PDF)
USHB8643IntroPFAS Exposure Assessment and Documentation Act
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2020-10-20
To House Armed Services Committee
USSB785PassCommander John Scott Hannon Veterans Mental Health Care Improvement Act of 2019 This bill makes updates related to Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) transition assistance, mental health care, care for women veterans, and telehealth care. TITLE I--I...
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2020-10-17
Became Public Law No: 116-171. (TXT | PDF)
USSB1646PassA bill to designate the community-based outpatient clinic of the Department of Veterans Affairs in St. Augustine, Florida, as the "Leo C. Chase Jr. Department of Veterans Affairs Clinic". This bill designates the community-based outpatient clinic of ...
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2020-10-13
Became Public Law No: 116-168. (TXT | PDF)
USSB4072PassA bill to designate the clinic of the Department of Veterans Affairs in Bend, Oregon, as the "Robert D. Maxwell Department of Veterans Affairs Clinic". This bill designates the Department of Veterans Affairs clinic in Bend, Oregon, as the Robert D. M...
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2020-10-13
Became Public Law No: 116-169. (TXT | PDF)
USHB8553IntroMAKE PPE Act Managing American Knowledge and Equipment to Prevent Pandemic Emergencies Act
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2020-10-13
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB8581IntroAccess to Assistive Technology and Devices for Americans Study Act Triple A Study Act
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2020-10-13
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB8571IntroVA/DoD Deployment Interoperability Act
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2020-10-09
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB7747IntroTo direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to submit to Congress an annual report on the Solid Start program of the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes. This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs to annually report on i...
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2020-10-06
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB7784IntroVA Police Improvement and Accountability Act
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2020-10-06
To House Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations
USHB7902IntroExpedited Hiring for VA Trained Psychiatrists Act of 2020 This bill authorizes the Department of Veterans Affairs to appoint a psychiatrist who completes a residency at a Veterans Health Administration (VHA) facility to a VHA health care position imm...
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2020-10-06
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB7888IntroREACH VET reporting Act This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs to report on the Recovery Engagement and Coordination for Health—Veterans Enhanced Treatment (REACH VET) program to assess, among other elements, the impact of the progra...
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2020-10-06
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB7964IntroPeer Support for Veteran Families Act
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2020-10-06
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB8034IntroVeterans Infertility Treatment Act of 2020
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2020-10-06
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB8033IntroAccess to Suicide Prevention Coordinators Act This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to ensure that each of its medical centers has at least one full-time suicide prevention coordinator. The VA must also ensure that its medical ce...
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2020-10-06
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB8076IntroState Veterans Homes Domiciliary Care Flexibility Act This bill authorizes the Department of Veterans Affairs to waive existing eligibility requirements for a veteran to receive per diem payments for domiciliary care at a state home if the veteran ha...
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2020-10-06
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB7992IntroTelehealth Act
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2020-10-06
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB8020IntroMake Billionaires Pay Act
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2020-10-06
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB8074IntroVeterans Health Care Stamp Act This bill requires the U.S. Postal Service to issue and sell a Veterans Health Care Stamp to help fund the medical care and treatment of veterans.
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2020-10-06
To House Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations
USHB8068IntroAmerican Indian and Alaska Native Veterans Mental Health Act
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2020-10-06
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB8541IntroTo help ensure that COVID-19 does not prevent disabled veterans from using the medical treatment leave to which such veterans are entitled, and for other purposes. This bill allows certain veterans who are federal employees to retain disabled veteran...
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2020-10-06
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB8506IntroTEAM Act of 2020 Toxic Exposure in the American Military Act of 2020
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2020-10-02
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB8337PassContinuing Appropriations Act, 2021 and Other Extensions Act This bill provides continuing FY2021 appropriations to federal agencies and extends expiring programs that address health care, surface transportation, agriculture, veterans benefits, and o...
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2020-10-01
Became Public Law No: 116-159. (TXT | PDF)
USHB925EngrossNorth American Wetlands Conservation Extension Act This bill reauthorizes the North American Wetlands Conservation Act through FY2024.
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2020-10-01
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB8483IntroPandemic Assistance for Student Veterans Act of 2020
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2020-10-01
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB8484IntroEnsuring Survivors Benefits during COVID-19 Act of 2020
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2020-10-01
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB8473IntroFamily First Medisave Empowerment Act
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2020-10-01
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB4778IntroA bill to require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to submit to Congress a report on the use of security cameras in medical centers of the Department of Veterans Affairs. This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to report on its po...
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2020-10-01
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB6590IntroTo defer action regarding certain debts arising from benefits under laws administered by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs for a period of time including the COVID-19 emergency period. This bill defers certain debts arising from benefits under laws a...
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2020-09-30
To House Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations
USHB6591IntroTo ensure that veterans receive timely and effective health care under the Veterans Community Care Program and Veterans Care Agreements during the COVID-19 emergency, and for other purposes. This bill sets forth policies and procedures related to med...
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2020-09-30
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB6571IntroTEAM Veteran Caregivers Act Transparency and Effective Accountability Measures for Veteran Caregivers Act The bill revises the administration of Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) caregiver programs. Specifically, the bill requires the VA to formall...
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2020-09-30
To House Subcommittee on Health
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