H.R.4533: To designate the health care system of the Department of Veterans Affairs in Lexington, Kentucky, as the "Lexington VA Health Care System" and to make certain other designations.

About This Bill

  • Introduced Dec. 4, 2017
  • Latest Major Action March 9, 2018

Bill Sponsor

Bill Summary

(Sec. 2) This bill designates the Department of Veterans Affairs: (1) health care system in Lexington, Kentucky, as the "Lexington VA Health Care System," (2) health care facility at 1101 Veterans Drive, Lexington, Kentucky, as the "Troy Bowling Campus," and (3) health care facility at 2250 Leestown Road, Lexington, Kentucky, as the "Franklin R. Sousley Campus."

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

What Lawmakers Are Saying About This Bill

There are 3 statements associated with H.R.4533.

Bill Actions

Date Description
March 9

Became Public Law No: 115-132.

March 9

Signed by President.

Feb. 28
Presented to President.
Feb. 16
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
Feb. 15

Passed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S1191)

Feb. 14
Received in the Senate.
Feb. 14
Received in the Senate, read twice.
Feb. 13
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
Feb. 13

On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 402 - 0 (Roll no. 70).

Feb. 13
Considered as unfinished business.
Feb. 13
At the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
Feb. 13
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 4533.
Feb. 13
Considered under suspension of the rules.
Feb. 13
Mr. Roe (TN) moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
Feb. 13

On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 402 - 0 (Roll no. 70). (text: CR H1081-1082)

Feb. 13
Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H1103-1104)
Feb. 13
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H1081-1083)
Dec. 4, 2017
Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Dec. 4, 2017
Referred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
Dec. 4, 2017

Introduced in the House by Andy Barr (R-Ky.)

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