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USHB7461IntroTo authorize appropriations for the Department of Veterans Affairs for construction and maintenance, and for other purposes.
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2020-07-01
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB7476IntroTo direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to submit a report to Congress on programs to notify veterans of potential exposure to certain herbicide agents outside of Vietnam, and for other purposes.
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2020-07-01
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB7443IntroTo amend title 38, United States Code, to require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to provide the representative of record of a claimant for compensation or benefits administered by the Secretary an opportunity to review a proposed determination reg...
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2020-07-01
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB7441IntroTo expedite hiring by the Department of Veterans Affairs of medical department personnel separating from the Armed Forces, and for other purposes.
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2020-07-01
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USHB7469IntroTo establish an advisory commission regarding eligibility for health care furnished by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs.
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2020-07-01
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USHB7445IntroTo amend title 38, United States Code, to expand eligibility for home loans from the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to certain members of the reserve components of the Armed Forces.
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2020-07-01
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USHB7420IntroTo amend title 38, United States Code, to expand the membership of the Advisory Committee on Minority Veterans to include veterans who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender, or queer.
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2020-06-30
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB7379IntroTo designate the clinic of the Department of Veterans Affairs in Bend, Oregon, as the "Robert D. Maxwell Department of Veterans Affairs Clinic".
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2020-06-25
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USHB7347IntroTo 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".
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2020-06-25
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USHB7287IntroTo clarify the licensure requirements for contractor medical professionals to perform medical disability examinations for the Department of Veterans Affairs.
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2020-06-22
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB7163IntroVA FOIA Reform Act of 2020 This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to reduce the backlog of Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests by 75% within three years of enactment of the bill. Additionally, the VA must reduce the backlog...
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2020-06-11
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB7111IntroVeterans Economic Recovery Act of 2020
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2020-06-04
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USHB7105IntroHomeless Veterans Coronavirus Response Act of 2020
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2020-06-04
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB7072IntroSFC Heath Robinson Burn Pit Transparency Act
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2020-06-01
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USHB6990IntroHomeless Veterans CREDIT Act Homeless Veterans Credit Repair, Enhancement, and Debt Improvement for Tomorrow Act
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2020-05-22
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB7009IntroYellow Ribbon for Overseas Education Act of 2020
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2020-05-22
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB6997IntroVeterans Prescription Flexibility Act
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2020-05-22
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB6860IntroAid and Attendance Support Act
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2020-05-14
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB6845IntroNo Coronavirus Copays for Veterans Act This bill prohibits the Department of Veterans Affairs from requiring a co-payment or other cost sharing for qualifying preventive services related to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019). A qualifying prev...
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2020-05-12
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB6767IntroTo amend the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act to provide for an extension of lease protections for servicemembers under stop movement orders in response to a local, national, or global emergency.
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2020-05-08
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USHB6769IntroSAVE Act Supporting At-risk Veterans in an Emergency Act
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2020-05-08
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USHB6612IntroTo direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to prescribe the technical qualifications for licensed hearing aid specialists of the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.
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2020-04-23
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
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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2020-04-21
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB6589IntroCFO Authority and Collaboration Act of 2020 This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to develop a plan that includes steps and timelines to address the material weakness of the VA and the recommendations of the auditor related to en...
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2020-04-21
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
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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2020-04-21
To House 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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2020-04-21
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB6528IntroVA RAISES Act VA Recruitment Assistance to Improve Senior Executive Service Act This bill excludes certain appointed positions within the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) from current executive schedule salary caps. Specifically, the current salar...
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2020-04-17
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB6493IntroVeterans Benefits Fairness and Transparency Act This bill updates the placement and treatment of the disability benefit questionnaire form of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). Specifically, the bill requires the VA to publish the disability be...
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2020-04-14
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHR912IntroExpressing support for the designation of March 29, 2020, as "Vietnam Veterans Day". This resolution expresses support for the designation of Vietnam Veterans Day. The resolution also recognizes the contributions of veterans who served in Vietnam dur...
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2020-03-27
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB6353IntroIncreasing Access for Veterans and Their Survivors Act of 2020 This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to include on its covered toll-free telephone number a Spanish prompt and the functionality of directing callers to a Spanish-sp...
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2020-03-23
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USHB6262IntroDisabled Veterans Education Relief Act This bill addresses Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) assistance entitlements and subsistence allowances. Under the bill, an assistance payment for training and rehabilitation programs for veterans with servic...
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2020-03-12
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USHB6259IntroVeteran Access to Direct Primary Care Act This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to implement a five-year pilot program to provide eligible veterans with the option to receive primary care services from a non-VA health care provid...
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2020-03-12
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USHB6212IntroTo provide for the continuation of Department of Veterans Affairs educational assistance benefits during emergency situations, and for other purposes.
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2020-03-11
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB6194IntroTo authorize the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to treat certain programs of education converted to distance learning by reason of emergencies and health-related situations in the same manner as programs of education pursued at educational institution...
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2020-03-11
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB6141IntroProtecting Moms Who Served Act This bill authorizes an appropriation to the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) for FY2022 to improve maternity care coordination for women veterans throughout pregnancy and the one-year postpartum period. The VA must ...
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2020-03-09
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USHB6092IntroVeteran'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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2020-03-05
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB6093IntroTo amend title 38, United States Code, to extend the authority of the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to continue to pay educational assistance or subsistence allowances to eligible persons when educational institutions are closed. This bill extends th...
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2020-03-05
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USHB6073IntroTo amend title 38, United States Code, to ensure that the Secretary of Veterans Affairs repays members of the Armed Forces for certain contributions made by such members towards Post-9/11 Educational Assistance.
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2020-03-04
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USHB6082IntroForgotten Vietnam Veterans Act This bill revises the definition of Vietnam era for purposes of the laws administered by the Department of Veterans Affairs. Specifically, the bill adjusts the start date of the era to November 1, 1955 (currently Februa...
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2020-03-04
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USHR876IntroExpressing support for the designation of February 28, as "Desert Storm Veterans Day". This resolution expresses the support of the House of Representatives for the designation of Desert Storm Veterans Day to honor and recognize the contributions of ...
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2020-02-28
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USHR865IntroRecognizing the 100th anniversary of Disabled American Veterans. This resolution recognizes and honors the contributions of Disabled American Veterans to veterans both with and without disabilities.
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2020-02-25
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USHB5957IntroK2 Veterans Toxic Exposure Accountability Act of 2020
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2020-02-25
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USHB5923IntroFair Access to Co-ops for Veterans Act
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2020-02-18
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB5890IntroTo amend title 38, United States Code, to reorganize the Chaplain Service of the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.
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2020-02-13
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB5772IntroVeteran STEM Scholarship Enhancement Act This bill revises the Edith Nourse Rogers STEM Scholarship program under the Post-9/11 GI Bill. Specifically, the bill removes a requirement that priority be given to certain eligible students and instead auth...
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2020-02-06
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USHB5610IntroFair Care for Vietnam Veterans Act This bill provides a presumption of service-connection for Parkinsonism, bladder cancer, hypertension, and hypothyroidism for veterans exposed to certain herbicide agents while serving in Vietnam. Under a presumptio...
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2020-01-15
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB5447IntroTo amend title 38, United States Code, to authorize the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to provide certain veterans with nonarticulating trailers in furnishing adaptive equipment to veterans.
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2019-12-17
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
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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2019-11-26
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHR729IntroEncouraging the President to expand the list of the Department of Veterans Affairs of presumptive medical conditions associated with exposure to Agent Orange to include Parkinsonism, bladder cancer, hypertension, and hypothyroidism. This resolution e...
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2019-11-21
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHR701IntroExpressing support for policies that maintain a robust, fully funded and staffed Veterans Health Administration of the Department of Veterans Affairs and do not jeopardize care for veterans by moving essential resources to the for-profit private sect...
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2019-11-14
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
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