H.R.95: Veterans' Access to Child Care Act

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Veterans' Access to Child Care Act (Sec. 2) This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to provide child care assistance to an eligible veteran for any period that the veteran: (1) receives covered health care services at a VA facility, and (2) is required to travel to and return from such facility for the receipt of such services. The bill defines: (1) "covered health care services" to mean regular mental health care services,...

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There are 17 statements associated with H.R.95.

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Bill Actions

Date Description
July 31, 2017
Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
July 28, 2017
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
July 28, 2017

On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H6538)

July 28, 2017
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 95.
July 28, 2017
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H6538-6539)
July 28, 2017
Mr. Roe (TN) moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
July 28, 2017
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 191.
July 28, 2017
Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Veterans' Affairs. H. Rept. 115-266.
July 19, 2017
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
July 19, 2017
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
April 6, 2017
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by Voice Vote .
March 29, 2017
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
Jan. 19, 2017
Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Jan. 3, 2017
Referred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
Jan. 3, 2017

Introduced in the House by Julia Brownley (D-Calif.)

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