US SB1316 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)
Status: Introduced on May 2 2019 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2019-05-02 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Armed Services. (text: CR S2618-2619)
Pending: Senate Armed Services Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


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.

Tracking Information

Register now for our free OneVote public service or GAITS Professional trial account and you can begin tracking this and other legislation, all driven by the real-time data of the LegiScan API. Providing tools allowing you to research pending legislation, stay informed with email alerts, content feeds, and share dynamic reports. Use our new PolitiCorps to join with friends and collegaues to monitor & discuss bills through the process.

Monitor Legislation or view this same bill number from multiple sessions or take advantage of our national legislative search.


Wounded Warrior Research Enhancement Act



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

Same As/Similar To

HB2907 (Related) 2019-05-23 - Referred to the Subcommittee on Military Personnel.


US Congress State Sources

Bill Comments