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HR 1133

Title: Veterans Transplant Coverage Act of 2017
Author: Rep. John Carter (REP-TX)

Summary
<p><strong>Veterans Transplant Coverage Act of 2017</strong></p> <p>This bill authorizes the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to: (1) provide for an operation on a live donor to carry out a transplant procedure for an eligible veteran notwithstanding that the live donor may not be eligible for VA health care, and (2) provide for such an operation at a VA or a non-VA facility.</p> <p>The VA shall furnish to such a donor any care or services that may be required before and after conducting such procedure.</p>

Status
Introduced in House 02/16/2017
Introduced in House 02/16/2017
Referred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs. 02/16/2017
Referred to the Subcommittee on Health. 03/03/2017
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held. 11/02/2017
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote. 11/02/2017
Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Veterans' Affairs. H. Rept. 115-393. 11/07/2017
Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Veterans' Affairs. H. Rept. 115-393. 11/07/2017
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 289. 11/07/2017
Mr. Bilirakis moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended. 11/07/2017
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H8553-8554) 11/07/2017
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 1133. 11/07/2017
Passed/agreed to in House: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote.(text: CR H8553) 11/07/2017
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H8553) 11/07/2017
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection. 11/07/2017
The title of the measure was amended. Agreed to without objection. 11/07/2017
Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs. 11/08/2017

Bill Text
11/08/2017 - HR 1133 (Referred+in+Senate)
02/16/2017 - HR 1133 (Introduced+in+House)
02/16/2017 - HR 1133 (Introduced+in+House)

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    Rep. John Carter (R-TX)
    () - U.S. Representative

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    Washington, DC 20515-4331
    Phone: (202) 225-3864

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    Round Rock, TX 78664
    Phone: (512) 246-1600
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