H.R.1521: Disabled Veterans Red Tape Reduction Act

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about armed forces and national security
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Sponsor Sean Patrick Maloney, D-N.Y.
Total Cosponsors 20 (All Democrats)
Introduced April 12, 2013
Latest Major Action April 26, 2013
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  • Bill introduced in the House   
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Bill Summary

Disabled Veterans Red Tape Reduction Act - Amends the Veterans Benefits Act of 2003 to extend through 2018 Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) authority for the performance of medical disability evaluations by contract physicians.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
April 26, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs.
April 12, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.