Federal - HR 1377

Mark Takai Atomic Veterans Healthcare Parity Act

Introduced

February 26, 2019

Description

A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to provide for the treatment of veterans who participated in the cleanup of Enewetak Atoll as radiation exposed veterans for purposes of the presumption of service-connection of certain disabilities by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs.

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Original Sponsor 1

Co-Sponsors 124

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  • July 12, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Peterson, (D-Minn.)
  • July 2, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Lofgren, (D-Calif.)
  • June 28, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Golden, (D-Maine)
  • June 25, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Brownley, (D-Calif.)
  • June 18, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Escobar, (D-Texas)Frankel, (D-Fla.)
  • May 7, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 4

    Castor, (D-Fla.)Mucarsel-Powell, (D-Fla.)
    Kildee, (D-Mich.)Smith, Adam (D-Wash.)
  • April 30, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Lamb, (D-Pa.)Ryan, T. (D-Ohio)
  • April 8, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Correa, (D-Calif.)Mast, (R-Fla.)
  • March 28, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Wilson, F. (D-Fla.)
  • March 26, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Gibbs, (R-Ohio)Gosar, (R-Ariz.)
  • March 21, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 12

    Bera, (D-Calif.)DeLauro, (D-Conn.)Krishnamoorthi, (D-Ill.)
    Brown, A. (D-Md.)Demings, (D-Fla.)Langevin, (D-R.I.)
    Clay, (D-Mo.)Doyle, (D-Pa.)Ocasio-Cortez, (D-N.Y.)
    Courtney, (D-Conn.)Gonzalez, (D-Texas)San Nicolas, (D-Guam)
  • March 18, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 3

    Hill, (D-Calif.)Johnson, H. (D-Ga.)Khanna, (D-Calif.)
  • March 7, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 4

    Boyle, (D-Pa.)Lowey, (D-N.Y.)
    Davis, R. (R-Ill.)Raskin, (D-Md.)
  • March 4, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Emmer, (R-Minn.)
  • Feb. 28, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 5

    Burgess, (R-Texas)Costa, (D-Calif.)McGovern, (D-Mass.)
    Cisneros, (D-Calif.)Kennedy, Joseph P. (D-Mass.)
  • Feb. 26, 2019 — Original cosponsor(s): 83

    Aguilar, (D-Calif.)Heck, (D-Wash.)Pingree, (D-Maine)
    Beatty, (D-Ohio)Higgins, B. (D-N.Y.)Pocan, (D-Wis.)
    Beyer (D-Va.)Himes, (D-Conn.)Price, (D-N.C.)
    Bonamici, (D-Ore.)Jayapal, (D-Wash.)Quigley, (D-Ill.)
    Bustos, (D-Ill.)Kelly, R. (D-Ill.)Radewagen, (R-A.S.)
    Byrne, (R-Ala.)Kilmer, (D-Wash.)Rice, K. (D-N.Y.)
    Carbajal, (D-Calif.)Kind, (D-Wis.)Roybal-Allard, (D-Calif.)
    Case, (D-Hawaii)Larsen, R. (D-Wash.)Rush, (D-Ill.)
    Chu, (D-Calif.)Lawrence, (D-Mich.)Rutherford, (R-Fla.)
    Cohen, (D-Tenn.)Lipinski, (D-Ill.)Sablan, (I-N. Marianas)
    Connolly, (D-Va.)Lowenthal, (D-Calif.)Schneider, (D-Ill.)
    Cummings, (D-Md.)Lujan, B.R. (D-N.M.)Serrano, (D-N.Y.)
    DeFazio, (D-Ore.)Luria, (D-Va.)Sires, (D-N.J.)
    DeGette, (D-Colo.)Maloney, C. (D-N.Y.)Speier, (D-Calif.)
    DelBene, (D-Wash.)Massie, (R-Ky.)Stefanik, (R-N.Y.)
    DeSaulnier, (D-Calif.)Matsui, (D-Calif.)Suozzi, (D-N.Y.)
    Dingell, (D-Mich.)McClintock, (R-Calif.)Swalwell, (D-Calif.)
    Engel, (D-N.Y.)McCollum, (D-Minn.)Takano, (D-Calif.)
    Espaillat, (D-N.Y.)Moore, (D-Wis.)Thompson, M. (D-Calif.)
    Foster, (D-Ill.)Moulton, (D-Mass.)Titus, (D-Nev.)
    Fitzpatrick, (R-Pa.)Napolitano, (D-Calif.)Torres, (D-Calif.)
    Gabbard, (D-Hawaii)Norton, (D-D.C.)Velazquez, (D-N.Y.)
    Gallagher, (R-Wis.)Pallone (D-N.J.)Watson Coleman, (D-N.J.)
    Garamendi, (D-Calif.)Panetta, (D-Calif.)Welch, (D-Vt.)
    Gomez, (D-Calif.)Pappas, (D-N.H.)Wilson, J. (R-S.C.)
    Grijalva, (D-Ariz.)Payne (D-N.J.)Yarmuth, (D-Ky.)
    Harder, (D-Calif.)Perlmutter, (D-Colo.)Zeldin, (R-N.Y.)
    Hastings, (D-Fla.)Peters, S. (D-Calif.)
  • Feb. 26, 2019 — Read twice and referred to: House Veterans' Affairs.Congressional Record p. H2233