Federal - HR 4352

Faster Care for Veterans Act

Introduced

January 8, 2016

Description

A bill to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to carry out a pilot program establishing a patient self-scheduling appointment system, and for other purposes.

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Original Sponsor 1

Co-Sponsors 151

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  • Dec. 16, 2016 — Became Public Law, PL 114-286, 130 Stat. 1459.

  • Dec. 16, 2016 — Signed by the president. Congressional Record p. H7632

  • Dec. 15, 2016 — Enrolled measure signed in the Senate. Congressional Record p. S19

  • Dec. 14, 2016 — Enrolled measure signed in the House. Congressional Record p. H7589, H7613

  • Dec. 10, 2016 — Measure cleared for the president. (In the legislative day that began on Dec. 9, 2016.) Congressional Record p. S7128

  • Dec. 10, 2016 — Measure passed in the Senate by voice vote. (In the legislative day that began on Dec. 9, 2016.) Congressional Record p. S7128

  • Dec. 10, 2016 — Considered by the Senate. (In the legislative day that began on Dec. 9, 2016.) Congressional Record p. S7128

  • Dec. 7, 2016 — Received in the Senate and held at the desk. Congressional Record p. S6839

  • Dec. 6, 2016 — Measure, as amended, passed in the House by voice vote, under suspension of the rules (two-thirds vote required). Congressional Record p. H7245

  • Dec. 6, 2016 — Roe, R-Tenn., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended, agreed to by voice vote. Congressional Record p. H7242-H7245

  • Sept. 28, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Schweikert, (R-Ariz.)
  • Sept. 13, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Yoder, (R-Kan.)
  • July 7, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Blackburn, M. (R-Tenn.)Esty, (D-Conn.)
  • June 22, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Kelly, (R-Miss.)
  • June 14, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Foster, (D-Ill.)
  • June 13, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Heck, D. (D-Wash.)
  • June 10, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 5

    DeGette, (D-Colo.)Larson, J. (D-Conn.)Sanchez, Loretta (D-Calif.)
    Forbes, (R-Va.)Lowenthal, (D-Calif.)
  • June 8, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 3

    Price, T. (R-Ga.)Ribble, (R-Wis.)Sessions, P. (R-Texas)
  • June 7, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 3

    Carter, E.L. (R-Ga.)Pocan, (D-Wis.)Thompson, M. (D-Calif.)
  • June 3, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 72

    Barletta, (R-Pa.)Green, A. (D-Texas)McSally, (R-Ariz.)
    Barr, (R-Ky.)Guinta, (R-N.H.)Meadows, (R-N.C.)
    Beyer (D-Va.)Harris, (R-Md.)Meeks, (D-N.Y.)
    Bishop, M. (R-Mich.)Hastings, (D-Fla.)Mooney, (R-W.Va.)
    Boustany (R-La.)Huizenga, (R-Mich.)Mulvaney, (R-S.C.)
    Bridenstine, (R-Okla.)Hurt, (R-Va.)Murphy, T. (R-Pa.)
    Buck, (R-Colo.)Israel, (D-N.Y.)Neugebauer, (R-Texas)
    Bucshon, (R-Ind.)Jackson Lee, S. (D-Texas)Posey, (R-Fla.)
    Bustos, (D-Ill.)Jeffries, (D-N.Y.)Reed, T. (R-N.Y.)
    Butterfield, (D-N.C.)Kelly, (R-Pa.)Rice, T. (R-S.C.)
    Carter, J. (R-Texas)Kildee, (D-Mich.)Rooney, (R-Fla.)
    Cleaver (D-Mo.)King, S. (R-Iowa)Ross, D. (R-Fla.)
    Comstock, (R-Va.)Knight, (R-Calif.)Rouzer, (R-N.C.)
    Costa, (D-Calif.)Langevin, (D-R.I.)Russell, (R-Okla.)
    Denham, (R-Calif.)Latta, (R-Ohio)Scott, R. (D-Va.)
    Dingell, (D-Mich.)Levin, (D-Mich.)Sensenbrenner, (R-Wis.)
    Dold, (R-Ill.)Lewis, John (D-Ga.)Takano, (D-Calif.)
    Donovan, (R-N.Y.)Loebsack, (D-Iowa)Thompson, G. (R-Pa.)
    Ellmers, (R-N.C.)Luetkemeyer, (R-Mo.)Tipton, (R-Colo.)
    Fitzpatrick, (R-Pa.)Lynch, (D-Mass.)Torres, (D-Calif.)
    Fleischmann, (R-Tenn.)MacArthur, (R-N.J.)Upton, (R-Mich.)
    Flores, (R-Texas)Marino, (R-Pa.)Westerman, (R-Ark.)
    Franks, T. (R-Ariz.)McKinley, (R-W.Va.)Westmoreland, L. (R-Ga.)
    Gibbs, B. (R-Ohio)McNerney, (D-Calif.)Young, D. (R-Alaska)
  • May 24, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 3

    Fincher, (R-Tenn.)McHenry, (R-N.C.)Tsongas, (D-Mass.)
  • May 10, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Lamborn, (R-Colo.)
  • April 27, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Brownley, (D-Calif.)Perry, (R-Pa.)
  • April 19, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    McGovern, (D-Mass.)
  • April 15, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Hudson, (R-N.C.)Ruiz, (D-Calif.)
  • April 13, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Clark, K. (D-Mass.)
  • April 12, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Gabbard, (D-Hawaii)
  • March 22, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Peters, S. (D-Calif.)
  • March 21, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Murphy, P. (D-Fla.)
  • March 17, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Kirkpatrick, (D-Ariz.)
  • March 16, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Olson, (R-Texas)
  • March 15, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Eshoo, (D-Calif.)Lujan, B. (D-N.M.)
  • March 7, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Issa, (R-Calif.)Joyce, (R-Ohio)
  • March 3, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 3

    Frelinghuysen, (R-N.J.)Kennedy (D-Mass.)Valadao, (R-Calif.)
  • March 1, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 4

    Cole, (R-Okla.)Goodlatte, R. (R-Va.)
    Curbelo, (R-Fla.)Ratcliffe, (R-Texas)
  • Feb. 25, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Bilirakis, G. (R-Fla.)Messer, (R-Ind.)
  • Feb. 24, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 11

    Boyle, (D-Pa.)Kuster, (D-N.H.)Sanchez, Linda (D-Calif.)
    Brady, R. (D-Pa.)Norcross, (D-N.J.)Sires, (D-N.J.)
    Capuano, (D-Mass.)Payne, D.M. (D-N.J.)Watson Coleman, (D-N.J.)
    Crowley, (D-N.Y.)Ryan, T. (D-Ohio)
  • Feb. 23, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 11

    Castor, (D-Fla.)Katko, (R-N.Y.)Rice, K. (D-N.Y.)
    Coffman, (R-Colo.)Keating, (D-Mass.)Rigell, (R-Va.)
    Cramer, (R-N.D.)Kelly, R. (D-Ill.)Salmon, (R-Ariz.)
    Farenthold, (R-Texas)Love, (R-Utah)
  • Feb. 12, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 4

    Paulsen, (R-Minn.)Renacci, (R-Ohio)
    Radewagen, (R-A.S.)Rogers, Mike D. (R-Ala.)
  • Feb. 10, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 4

    Ashford, (D-Neb.)Kilmer, (D-Wash.)
    Carney, (D-Del.)Stefanik, (R-N.Y.)
  • Feb. 3, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Hurd, (R-Texas)
  • Feb. 1, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Brat, (R-Va.)
  • Jan. 8, 2016 — Original cosponsor(s): 1

    McMorris Rodgers, (R-Wash.)
  • Jan. 8, 2016 — Read twice and referred to: House Veterans' Affairs.Congressional Record p. H222