US HB450 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Engrossed on February 11 2019 - 50% progression
Action: 2019-02-11 - Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
Pending: Senate Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]

Summary

Preventing Crimes Against Veterans Act of 2019 This bill establishes a new criminal offense for knowingly executing, or attempting to execute, a scheme to defraud an individual of veterans' benefits. A violator is subject to criminal penalties—a fine, a prison term of up to five years, or both.

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Title

Preventing Crimes Against Veterans Act of 2019

Sponsors


Roll Calls

2019-02-07 - House - On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended RC# 70 (Y: 417 N: 0 NV: 15 Abs: 0) [PASS]

History

DateChamberAction
2019-02-11SenateReceived in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
2019-02-07HouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
2019-02-07HouseOn motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 417 - 0 (Roll no. 70). (text: CR H1406)
2019-02-07HouseConsidered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H1416-1417)
2019-02-07HouseAt the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
2019-02-07HouseDEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 450.
2019-02-07HouseConsidered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H1406-1409)
2019-02-07HouseMs. Bass moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
2019-01-10HouseReferred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
2019-01-10HouseIntroduced in House

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