Federal - HR 602

A bill to amend Title 38, United States Code, to clarify the conditions under which certain persons may be treated as adjudicated mentally incompetent for certain purposes.

Introduced

February 8, 2013

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A bill to amend Title 38, United States Code, to clarify the conditions under which certain persons may be treated as adjudicated mentally incompetent for certain purposes.

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  • July 19, 2013 — Reported to the House by the House Veterans' Affairs Committee and placed on the Union Calendar. H Rept 113-159Congressional Record p. H4825

  • May 8, 2013 — Veterans' Affairs Committee vote: Veteran Gun Ownership-Vote to Report
    Ordered reported favorably to the full House by voice vote.

  • May 8, 2013 — Full committee consideration and markup held by the House Veterans' Affairs Committee.

    May 8, 2013 — Committee Vote: Veteran Gun Ownership — Vote to Report

    Exclude VA determinations of mental competency from coverage under the Brady Handgun Violence Prevention Act (PL 103-159) without a judge’s ruling.

    Ordered reported favorably to the full House by voice vote.
  • April 16, 2013 — Subcommittee hearing held by the House Veterans' Affairs Committee, Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs.

  • Feb. 8, 2013 — Read twice and referred to: House Veterans' Affairs.Congressional Record p. H431

  • Feb. 6, 2013 — Companion measure, HR 577, introduced by Stockman, R-Texas.