H.R.902: Keep Our Commitment to Veterans 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 Charles Boustany Jr., R-La.
Total Cosponsors 5 (4 Democrats, 1 Republican)
Introduced Feb. 28, 2013
Latest Major Action March 8, 2013
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Bill Summary

Keep Our Commitment to Veterans Act - Authorizes the Secretary of Veterans Affairs (VA) to carry out specified major medical facility leases in FY2013-FY2014 in New Mexico, New Jersey, South Carolina, Georgia, Hawaii, Louisiana, Florida, Puerto Rico, Texas, Connecticut, and Massachusetts.

Reduces lease amounts authorized in previous fiscal years for VA outpatient clinics in: (1) Johnson County, Kansas; (2) San Diego, California; and (3) Tyler, Texas.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
March 8, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Feb. 28, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.