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HR 1199

Title: VA Website Accessibility Act of 2019
Author: Rep. Elaine Luria (D-VA)

Summary
...This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to report to Congress regarding the accessibility of VA websites (including attached files and web-based applications) to individuals with disabilities. The report shall identify websites, files, and applications that are not accessible to such individuals and include the VA's plan to make each of them accessible.</p>

Status
Introduced in House 02/13/2019
Introduced in House 02/13/2019
Referred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs. 02/13/2019
Referred to the Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs. 03/14/2019
Referred to the Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs. 03/14/2019
Subcommittee Hearings Held. 05/01/2019
Reported by the Committee on Veterans' Affairs. H. Rept. 116-127. 06/25/2019
Reported by the Committee on Veterans' Affairs. H. Rept. 116-127. 06/25/2019
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 93. 06/25/2019
Mr. Takano moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill. 10/15/2019
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H8130-8132) 10/15/2019
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 1199. 10/15/2019
Passed/agreed to in House: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote.(text: CR H8131) 10/15/2019
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H8131) 10/15/2019
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection. 10/15/2019
Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs. 10/16/2019

Bill Text
10/16/2019 - HR 1199 (Referred+in+Senate) 10/15/2019 - HR 1199 (Engrossed+in+House) 06/25/2019 - HR 1199 (Reported+in+House) 02/13/2019 - HR 1199 (Introduced+in+House) 01/08/2019 - HR 1199 (Introduced+in+House)

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    Rep. Elaine Luria (D-VA)
    U.S. Representative

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