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HR 2123

Title: VETS Act of 2017
Author: Rep. Glenn Thompson (REP-PA)

Summary
<p><strong>Veterans E-Health and Telemedicine Support Act of 2017 or the VETS Act of 2017</strong></p> <p>This bill allows a licensed health care professional of the Department of Veterans Affairs to practice his or her profession using telemedicine at any location in any state, regardless of where the professional or patient is located. </p>

Status
Introduced in House 04/25/2017
Introduced in House 04/25/2017
Referred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs. 04/25/2017
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held. 11/02/2017
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote. 11/02/2017
Reported by the Committee on Veterans' Affairs. H. Rept. 115-394. 11/07/2017
Reported by the Committee on Veterans' Affairs. H. Rept. 115-394. 11/07/2017
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 290. 11/07/2017
Mr. Bilirakis moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill. 11/07/2017
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H8556-8558) 11/07/2017
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 2123. 11/07/2017
Passed/agreed to in House: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote.(text: CR H8556-8557) 11/07/2017
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H8556-8557) 11/07/2017
Motion to reconsider laid on the table 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 2123 (Referred+in+Senate)
04/25/2017 - HR 2123 (Introduced+in+House)
04/25/2017 - HR 2123 (Introduced+in+House)
03/11/2017 - HR 2123 (Printer%27s+No+569)

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    Rep. Glenn Thompson (R-PA)
    () - U.S. Representative

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    Capital Address:
    124 Cannon House Office Building

    Washington, DC 20515-3805
    Phone: (202) 225-5121

    District Address:
    3555 Benner Pike, Suite 101

    Bellefonte, PA 16823
    Phone: (814) 353-0215
    Fax: (814) 353-0218

 
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