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H.R.2382: Prioritizing Urgent Claims for Veterans Act

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Sponsor Paul Cook, R-Calif.
Total Cosponsors 2 (1 Democrat, 1 Republican)
Introduced June 14, 2013
Latest Major Action July 1, 2013
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  • Bill introduced in the House   
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Bill Summary

Prioritizing Urgent Claims for Veterans Act - Directs the Secretary of Veterans Affairs (VA), in processing veterans claims for compensation, to provide priority over other claimants to: (1) veterans who have attained age 70, (2) veterans who are terminally ill, and (3) veterans who have life-threatening illnesses.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
July 1, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs.
June 28, 2013 Hearings Held by the Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs Prior to Referral.
June 14, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.