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USHB1812EngrossVet Center Eligibility Expansion Act
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2020-09-24
Passed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S5881)
USHB1925EngrossTo designate the Manhattan Campus of the New York Harbor Health Care System of the Department of Veterans Affairs as the "Margaret Cochran Corbin Campus of the New York Harbor Health Care System". This bill designates the Manhattan Campus of the New ...
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2020-09-24
Received in the Senate.
USHB2372EngrossVeterans' Care Quality Transparency Act (Sec. 2) 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 entiti...
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2020-09-24
Passed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S5881)
USHB3798EngrossEqual Access to Contraception for Veterans Act This bill prohibits the Department of Veterans Affairs from requiring payment from a veteran for any contraceptive item or service that is required to be covered by health insurance plans without a cost-...
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2020-09-24
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB4983EngrossTo designate the Department of Veterans Affairs community-based outpatient clinic in Gilbert, Arizona, as the "Staff Sergeant Alexander W. Conrad Veterans Affairs Health Care Clinic". This bill designates the community-based outpatient clinic of the ...
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2020-09-24
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB5023EngrossTo name the Department of Veterans Affairs community-based outpatient clinic in Youngstown, Ohio, as the "Carl Nunziato VA Clinic". This bill designates the community-based outpatient clinic of the Department of Veterans Affairs in Youngstown, Ohio, ...
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2020-09-24
Received in the Senate.
USHB7105EngrossDELIVER Act Dependable Employment and Living Improvements for Veterans Economic Recovery Act
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2020-09-24
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB7347EngrossTo designate the medical center of the Department of Veterans Affairs in Ann Arbor, Michigan, as the "Lieutenant Colonel Charles S. Kettles Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center". This bill designates the medical center of the Department of V...
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2020-09-24
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB8247EngrossVeterans COMPACT Act of 2020 Veterans Comprehensive Prevention, Access to Care, and Treatment Act of 2020
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2020-09-24
Received in the Senate.
USHB8337EngrossContinuing Appropriations Act, 2021 and Other Extensions Act This bill provides continuing FY2021 appropriations to federal agencies through December 11, 2020, and extends several programs. It is known as a continuing resolution (CR) and prevents a g...
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2020-09-24
Cloture motion on the measure presented in Senate. (CR S5855)
USSB785EngrossCommander 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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2020-09-23
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB3228EngrossVA Mission Telehealth Clarification Act This bill authorizes health professional trainees of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to provide treatment to veterans via telemedicine. To provide such treatment, a trainee must be under the supervision...
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2020-09-23
Received in the Senate. Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 553.
USSB1646EngrossA 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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2020-09-23
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB4908EngrossNative American PACT Act Native American Veteran Parity in Access to Care Today Act This bill prohibits the Department of Veterans Affairs from collecting copayments from American Indian or Alaska Native veterans for hospital care or medical services...
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2020-09-23
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB6092EngrossVeteran's Prostate Cancer Treatment and Research Act This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to implement programs and resources related to the diagnosis and treatment of prostate cancer. Specifically, the bill requires the VA to e...
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2020-09-23
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB7795EngrossVeterans Benefits Fairness and Transparency Act of 2020 This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to publish on its website the disability benefit questionnaire forms for non-VA medical providers submitting evidence regarding a disab...
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2020-09-23
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB8319IntroContinuing Appropriations Act, 2021 and Other Extensions Act This bill provides continuing FY2021 appropriations to federal agencies through December 11, 2020, and extends several programs. It is known as a continuing resolution (CR) and prevents a g...
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2020-09-23
Rule H. Res. 1129 passed House.
USHB7287IntroTo clarify the licensure requirements for contractor medical professionals to perform medical disability examinations for the Department of Veterans Affairs.
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2020-09-16
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
USSB332IntroAgent Orange Exposure Fairness Act of 2019 This bill requires the Government Accountability Office (GAO) to brief Congress and report on the efforts of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to provide benefits to veterans who served in the Republic...
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2020-09-15
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 535.
USSB514IntroDeborah Sampson Act
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2020-09-15
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 536.
USSB629IntroAccountability in Department of Veterans Affairs Scheduling and Consult Management Act
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2020-09-15
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 537.
USSB711IntroCARE for Reservists Act of 2019 Care and Readiness Enhancement for Reservists Act of 2019
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2020-09-15
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 538.
USSB3235IntroVeterans Posttraumatic Growth Act This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to conduct a two-year pilot program to study the effectiveness of nonprofit post-traumatic growth programs to determine (1) the outcomes of such programs in ...
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2020-09-15
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 543.
USSB2558IntroNursing Home Care for Native American Veterans Act This bill expands eligibility for grants that provide per diem funding to state nursing homes for veterans to include veterans homes established by Native American tribes.
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2020-09-15
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 541.
USSB3643IntroVA Mission Telehealth Clarification Act
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2020-09-15
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 545.
USSB2216IntroTEAM 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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2020-09-15
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 540.
USSB2950IntroVeterans Burn Pits Exposure Recognition Act of 2020
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2020-09-15
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 542.
USHB7469IntroModernizing Veterans' Healthcare Eligibility Act
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2020-09-10
Committee Hearings Held.
USHB7504IntroVA Clinical TEAM Culture Act of 2020 VA Clinical Training in Evidence-based treatments And Military Culture Act of 2020
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2020-09-10
Committee Hearings Held.
USHB7541IntroVA Zero Suicide Demonstration Project Act of 2020 This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to establish the Zero Suicide Initiative pilot program for the purpose of improving safety and suicide care for veterans. The program must be...
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2020-09-10
Committee Hearings Held.
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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2020-09-10
Committee Hearings Held.
USHB7784IntroVA Police Improvement and Accountability Act
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2020-09-10
Committee Hearings Held.
USHB7879IntroVA Telehealth Expansion Act This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to award grants to entities for the expansion of telehealth capabilities and provision of telehealth services to veterans through the VA and the Veterans Community...
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2020-09-10
Committee Hearings Held.
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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2020-09-10
Committee Hearings Held.
USHB7964IntroPeer Support for Veteran Families Act
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2020-09-10
Committee Hearings Held.
USHB8005IntroVeterans Access to Online Treatment Act
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2020-09-10
Committee Hearings Held.
USHB8033IntroAccess to Suicide Prevention Coordinators Act
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2020-09-10
Committee Hearings Held.
USHB8147IntroTREAT Act Testing, Researching, and Expanding Alternative Treatments Act
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2020-09-10
Committee Hearings Held.
USHB8144IntroVA Mental Health Staffing Act
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2020-09-10
Committee Hearings Held.
USHB8130IntroVA Peer Specialists Act
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2020-09-10
Committee Hearings Held.
USHB8107IntroVA Emergency Department Safety Planning Act This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs to report on its efforts to implement a suicide prevention program for veterans presenting to an emergency department or urgent care center of the Veter...
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2020-09-10
Committee Hearings Held.
USHB8108IntroVA Serious Mental Illness Act
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2020-09-10
Committee Hearings Held.
USHB8084IntroLethal Means Safety Training Act
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2020-09-10
Committee Hearings Held.
USSB4545IntroVA Zero Suicide Demonstration Project Act of 2020
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2020-09-09
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB8195IntroTo name the Department of Veterans Affairs community-based outpatient clinic, located at 400 College Drive, Middleburg, Florida, the "A.K. Baker VA Clinic".
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2020-09-08
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSB4531IntroA bill to designate the community-based outpatient clinic of the Department of Veterans Affairs, located at 400 College Drive, Middleburg, Florida, the "Andrew K. Baker Department of Veterans Affairs Clinic", and for other purposes. This bill designa...
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2020-09-08
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB8172IntroVA Research Technology Act
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2020-09-04
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB8173IntroVA High Altitude and Suicide Research Act
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2020-09-04
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB8076IntroState Veterans Homes Domiciliary Care Flexibility Act
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2020-08-21
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB8074IntroVeterans Health Care Stamp Act
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2020-08-21
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
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