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Titles (1)

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

A bill to establish the Veterans' Administration as an executive department.


Actions Overview (1)

Date
03/18/1987Introduced in House

All Actions (4)

Date
10/25/1988See H.R.3471.
03/27/1987Referred to Subcommittee on Legislation and National Security.
Action By: Committee on Government Operations
03/18/1987Referred to House Committee on Government Operations.
Action By: House of Representatives
03/18/1987Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (238)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Montgomery, G. V. (Sonny) [D-MS-3]* 03/18/1987
Rep. Hammerschmidt, John P. [R-AR-3]* 03/18/1987
Rep. Sisisky, Norman [D-VA-4] 04/09/1987
Rep. Schneider, Claudine [R-RI-2] 04/09/1987
Rep. Quillen, James H. (Jimmy) [R-TN-1] 04/09/1987
Rep. Donnelly, Brian J. [D-MA-11] 04/09/1987
Rep. Moakley, John Joseph [D-MA-9] 04/09/1987
Rep. Fuster, Jamie B. [D-PR-At Large] 04/09/1987
Rep. Spence, Floyd [R-SC-2] 04/09/1987
Rep. Davis, Jack [R-IL-4] 04/09/1987
Rep. Applegate, Douglas [D-OH-18] 04/09/1987
Rep. Bilirakis, Michael [R-FL-9] 04/09/1987
Rep. Richardson, Bill [D-NM-3] 04/09/1987
Rep. Kaptur, Marcy [D-OH-9] 04/09/1987
Rep. Lagomarsino, Robert J. [R-CA-19] 04/09/1987
Rep. McGrath, Raymond J. [R-NY-5] 04/09/1987
Rep. Boner, William H. [D-TN-5] 04/09/1987
Rep. de la Garza, E. [D-TX-15] 04/09/1987
Rep. Mrazek, Robert J. [D-NY-3] 04/09/1987
Rep. Roe, Robert A. [D-NJ-8] 04/09/1987
Rep. Volkmer, Harold L. [D-MO-9] 04/09/1987
Rep. Garcia, Robert [D-NY-18] 04/09/1987
Rep. Bentley, Helen Delich [R-MD-2] 04/09/1987
Rep. Horton, Frank J. [R-NY-29] 04/09/1987
Rep. Rowland, John G. [R-CT-5] 04/09/1987
Rep. Towns, Edolphus [D-NY-11] 04/09/1987
Rep. McEwen, Bob [R-OH-6] 04/09/1987
Rep. Lewis, Thomas F. [R-FL-12] 04/09/1987
Rep. Emerson, Bill [R-MO-8] 04/09/1987
Rep. Holloway, Clyde [R-LA-8] 04/09/1987
Rep. Wise, Robert E., Jr. [D-WV-3] 04/09/1987
Rep. Neal, Stephen L. [D-NC-5] 04/09/1987
Rep. Ridge, Thomas J. [R-PA-21] 04/09/1987
Rep. Owens, Major R. [D-NY-12] 04/09/1987
Rep. Biaggi, Mario [D-NY-19] 04/09/1987
Rep. Tallon, Robert M. (Robin) [D-SC-6] 04/09/1987
Rep. Burton, Dan [R-IN-6] 04/09/1987
Rep. Wortley, George C. [R-NY-27] 04/09/1987
Rep. Clinger, William F., Jr. [R-PA-23] 04/09/1987
Rep. Lujan, Manuel, Jr. [R-NM-1] 04/23/1987
Rep. Gekas, George W. [R-PA-17] 04/23/1987
Rep. Evans, Lane [D-IL-17] 04/23/1987
Rep. Martinez, Matthew G. [D-CA-30] 04/23/1987
Rep. Rangel, Charles B. [D-NY-16] 04/23/1987
Rep. Rahall, Nick J., II [D-WV-4] 04/23/1987
Rep. Borski, Robert A. [D-PA-3] 04/23/1987
Rep. Slattery, Jim [D-KS-2] 04/23/1987
Rep. Johnson, Tim [D-SD-At Large] 04/23/1987
Rep. Brown, George E., Jr. [D-CA-36] 05/13/1987
Rep. Schuette, Bill [R-MI-10] 05/13/1987
Rep. Hefner, W. G. (Bill) [D-NC-8] 05/13/1987
Rep. Jontz, Jim [D-IN-5] 05/13/1987
Rep. McCollum, Bill [R-FL-5] 05/13/1987
Rep. Murtha, John P. [D-PA-12] 05/13/1987
Rep. Lancaster, H. Martin [D-NC-3] 05/13/1987
Rep. Dornan, Robert K. [R-CA-38] 05/13/1987
Rep. Duncan, John J. [R-TN-2] 05/13/1987
Rep. Wolf, Frank R. [R-VA-10] 05/13/1987
Rep. Nielson, Howard C. [R-UT-3] 05/13/1987
Rep. Craig, Larry E. [R-ID-1] 05/13/1987
Rep. DeLay, Tom [R-TX-22] 05/13/1987
Rep. Callahan, Sonny [R-AL-1] 05/13/1987
Rep. Huckaby, Thomas J. (Jerry) [D-LA-5] 05/13/1987
Rep. Rhodes, John J., III [R-AZ-1] 05/13/1987
Rep. Morella, Constance A. [R-MD-8] 05/13/1987
Rep. Lukens, Donald E. [R-OH-8] 05/13/1987
Rep. Jeffords, James M. [R-VT-At Large] 05/13/1987
Rep. Broomfield, William S. [R-MI-18] 05/13/1987
Rep. Harris, Claude [D-AL-7] 05/13/1987
Rep. Sundquist, Don [R-TN-7] 05/13/1987
Rep. Slaughter, D. French, Jr. [R-VA-7] 05/13/1987
Rep. Dreier, David [R-CA-33] 05/13/1987
Rep. Edwards, Mickey [R-OK-5] 05/13/1987
Rep. Molinari, Guy [R-NY-14] 05/13/1987
Rep. Marlenee, Ron [R-MT-2] 05/13/1987
Rep. Taylor, G. [R-MO-7] 05/13/1987
Rep. Parris, Stanford E. (Stan) [R-VA-8] 05/13/1987
Rep. Fields, Jack [R-TX-8] 05/13/1987
Rep. Gilman, Benjamin A. [R-NY-22] 05/13/1987
Rep. Madigan, Edward R. [R-IL-15] 05/13/1987
Rep. DioGuardi, Joseph J. [R-NY-20] 05/13/1987
Rep. Ravenel, Arthur, Jr. [R-SC-1] 05/13/1987
Rep. Leath, Marvin [D-TX-11] 05/13/1987
Rep. Hall, Ralph M. [D-TX-4] 05/13/1987
Rep. Smith, Bob [R-NH-1] 05/13/1987
Rep. Bryant, John W. [D-TX-5] 05/13/1987
Rep. Hansen, James V. [R-UT-1] 05/13/1987
Rep. Coleman, Ronald D. [D-TX-16] 05/13/1987
Rep. Dyson, Roy [D-MD-1] 05/13/1987
Rep. Young, C. W. Bill [R-FL-8] 05/27/1987
Rep. Scheuer, James H. [D-NY-8] 05/27/1987
Rep. Rowland, J. Roy [D-GA-8] 05/27/1987
Rep. Lipinski, William O. [D-IL-5] 05/27/1987
Rep. Smith, Christopher H. [R-NJ-4] 05/27/1987
Rep. Staggers, Harley O., Jr. [D-WV-2] 05/27/1987
Rep. Stenholm, Charles W. [D-TX-17] 05/27/1987
Rep. Mica, Daniel Andrew [D-FL-14] 05/27/1987
Rep. Robinson, Tommy F. [D-AR-2] 05/27/1987
Rep. Perkins, Carl C. [D-KY-7] 05/27/1987
Rep. Sunia, Foto I. F. [D-AS-At Large] 05/27/1987
Rep. Fauntroy, Walter E. [D-DC-At Large] 05/27/1987
Rep. Hayes, Charles A. [D-IL-1] 05/27/1987
Rep. Bateman, Herbert H. [R-VA-1] 06/02/1987
Rep. Bustamante, Albert G. [D-TX-23] 06/02/1987
Rep. Boehlert, Sherwood [R-NY-25] 06/02/1987
Rep. Penny, Timothy J. [D-MN-1] 06/02/1987
Rep. de Lugo, Ron [D-VI-At Large] 06/02/1987
Rep. Gunderson, Steve [R-WI-3] 06/02/1987
Rep. DeFazio, Peter A. [D-OR-4] 06/02/1987
Rep. Valentine, Tim [D-NC-2] 06/02/1987
Rep. Bevill, Tom [D-AL-4] 06/02/1987
Rep. Gray, Kenneth J. [D-IL-22] 06/02/1987
Rep. Grant, Bill [D-FL-2] 06/02/1987
Rep. Saxton, Jim [R-NJ-13] 06/02/1987
Rep. Regula, Ralph [R-OH-16] 06/02/1987
Rep. Boxer, Barbara [D-CA-6] 06/02/1987
Rep. Snowe, Olympia J. [R-ME-2] 06/02/1987
Rep. Chappell, Bill, Jr. [D-FL-4] 06/10/1987
Rep. Wylie, Chalmers P. [R-OH-15] 06/10/1987
Rep. Smith, Denny [R-OR-5] 06/10/1987
Rep. Daniel, W. C. (Dan) [D-VA-5] 06/10/1987
Rep. Howard, James J. [D-NJ-3] 06/10/1987
Rep. Davis, Robert W. [R-MI-11] 06/10/1987
Rep. Bilbray, James H. [D-NV-1] 06/10/1987
Rep. Oakar, Mary Rose [D-OH-20] 06/10/1987
Rep. Hochbrueckner, George J. [D-NY-1] 06/10/1987
Rep. Lewis, John [D-GA-5] 06/10/1987
Rep. Morrison, Sid [R-WA-4] 06/10/1987
Rep. Conte, Silvio O. [R-MA-1] 06/10/1987
Rep. Gejdenson, Sam [D-CT-2] 06/10/1987
Rep. Gallegly, Elton [R-CA-21] 06/10/1987
Rep. Torres, Estaban Edward [D-CA-34] 06/18/1987
Rep. Florio, James J. [D-NJ-1] 06/18/1987
Rep. Hughes, William J. [D-NJ-2] 06/18/1987
Rep. Smith, Virginia [R-NE-3] 06/18/1987
Rep. Eckart, Dennis E. [D-OH-11] 06/18/1987
Rep. Swindall, Patrick L. [R-GA-4] 06/18/1987
Rep. Hunter, Duncan [R-CA-45] 06/18/1987
Rep. Petri, Thomas E. [R-WI-6] 06/18/1987
Rep. Baker, Richard H. [R-LA-6] 06/18/1987
Rep. Hopkins, Larry J. [R-KY-6] 06/18/1987
Rep. Young, Don [R-AK-At Large] 06/18/1987
Rep. Myers, John T. [R-IN-7] 06/18/1987
Rep. Lightfoot, Jim [R-IA-5] 06/18/1987
Rep. Grandy, Fred [R-IA-6] 06/18/1987
Rep. Martin, David O'B. [R-NY-26] 06/18/1987
Rep. Crockett, George W., Jr. [D-MI-13] 06/23/1987
Rep. Dellums, Ronald V. [D-CA-8] 06/23/1987
Rep. Martin, Lynn M. [R-IL-16] 06/23/1987
Rep. Traficant, James A., Jr. [D-OH-17] 06/23/1987
Rep. Durbin, Richard J. [D-IL-20] 06/23/1987
Rep. Conyers, John, Jr. [D-MI-1] 06/23/1987
Rep. Swift, Al [D-WA-2] 06/23/1987
Rep. Whittaker, Bob [R-KS-5] 06/23/1987
Rep. Flippo, Ronnie G. [D-AL-5] 06/23/1987
Rep. Weldon, Curt [R-PA-7] 06/23/1987
Rep. Levine, Mel [D-CA-27] 06/23/1987
Rep. McMillan, J. Alex [R-NC-9] 07/08/1987
Rep. St Germain, Fernand J. [D-RI-1] 07/08/1987
Rep. Weiss, Ted [D-NY-17] 07/08/1987
Rep. English, Glenn [D-OK-6] 07/08/1987
Rep. Fascell, Dante B. [D-FL-19] 07/08/1987
Rep. Torricelli, Robert G. [D-NJ-9] 07/30/1987
Rep. Byron, Beverly B. [D-MD-6] 07/30/1987
Rep. Schaefer, Dan [R-CO-6] 07/30/1987
Rep. Lewis, Jerry [R-CA-35] 07/30/1987
Rep. Panetta, Leon [D-CA-16] 07/30/1987
Rep. Slaughter, Louise McIntosh [D-NY-30] 07/30/1987
Rep. Derrick, Butler C. [D-SC-3] 07/30/1987
Rep. Dymally, Mervyn M. [D-CA-31] 07/30/1987
Rep. Gephardt, Richard A. [D-MO-3] 08/04/1987
Rep. Packard, Ron [R-CA-43] 08/04/1987
Rep. Annunzio, Frank [D-IL-11] 08/06/1987
Rep. Yatron, Gus [D-PA-6] 08/06/1987
Rep. Dicks, Norman D. [D-WA-6] 08/06/1987
Rep. Mavroules, Nicholas [D-MA-6] 08/06/1987
Rep. Savage, Gus [D-IL-2] 08/06/1987
Rep. Ackerman, Gary L. [D-NY-7] 08/06/1987
Rep. Murphy, Austin J. [D-PA-22] 08/06/1987
Rep. Frank, Barney [D-MA-4] 08/06/1987
Rep. Hawkins, Augustus F. [D-CA-29] 08/06/1987
Rep. Matsui, Robert T. [D-CA-3] 08/06/1987
Rep. Lloyd, Marilyn [D-TN-3] 08/06/1987
Rep. Stump, Bob [R-AZ-3] 08/06/1987
Rep. Hall, Tony P. [D-OH-3] 08/07/1987
Rep. Pashayan, Charles, Jr. [R-CA-17] 08/07/1987
Rep. Rose, Charlie [D-NC-7] 08/07/1987
Rep. Owens, Wayne [D-UT-2] 08/07/1987
Rep. Kildee, Dale E. [D-MI-7] 08/07/1987
Rep. Kanjorski, Paul E. [D-PA-11] 08/07/1987
Rep. Shaw, E. Clay, Jr. [R-FL-15] 08/07/1987
Rep. Dowdy, Wayne [D-MS-4] 08/07/1987
Rep. Kostmayer, Peter H. [D-PA-8] 08/07/1987
Rep. Vucanovich, Barbara F. [R-NV-2] 08/07/1987
Rep. DeWine, Mike [R-OH-7] 09/10/1987
Rep. Blaz, Ben G. [R-GU-At Large] 09/10/1987
Rep. Pelosi, Nancy [D-CA-5] 09/10/1987
Rep. Hastert, J. Dennis [R-IL-14] 09/10/1987
Rep. Lantos, Tom [D-CA-11] 09/10/1987
Rep. Hubbard, Carroll, Jr. [D-KY-1] 09/10/1987
Rep. Bennett, Charles E. [D-FL-3] 09/10/1987
Rep. Coelho, Anthony Lee [D-CA-15] 09/10/1987
Rep. Akaka, Daniel K. [D-HI-2] 09/10/1987
Rep. Roemer, Buddy [D-LA-4] 09/10/1987
Rep. Coats, Daniel [R-IN-4] 09/10/1987
Rep. Stangeland, Arlan [R-MN-7] 09/10/1987
Rep. Udall, Morris K. [D-AZ-2] 09/10/1987
Rep. Hutto, Earl [D-FL-1] 09/10/1987
Rep. Thomas, Lindsay [D-GA-1] 09/10/1987
Rep. Markey, Edward J. [D-MA-7] 09/10/1987
Rep. Kolter, Joseph P. [D-PA-4] 09/10/1987
Rep. Nichols, Bill [D-AL-3] 09/10/1987
Rep. Pepper, Claude [D-FL-18] 09/10/1987
Rep. Whitten, Jamie L. [D-MS-1] 09/15/1987
Rep. Smith, Lawrence [D-FL-16] 09/15/1987
Rep. Ford, William D. [D-MI-15] 09/15/1987
Rep. Downey, Thomas J. [D-NY-2] 09/15/1987
Rep. Buechner, Jack [R-MO-2] 09/15/1987
Rep. Jenkins, Edgar L. [D-GA-9] 09/15/1987
Rep. Stratton, Samuel S. [D-NY-23] 09/15/1987
Rep. Badham, Robert E. [R-CA-40] 09/16/1987
Rep. Rodino, Peter W., Jr. [D-NJ-10] 09/16/1987
Rep. Fazio, Vic [D-CA-4] 09/16/1987
Rep. Boggs, Corinne C. (Lindy) [D-LA-2] 09/16/1987
Rep. Daub, Hal [R-NE-2] 09/16/1987
Rep. Price, Melvin [D-IL-21] 09/16/1987
Rep. Lehman, Richard H. [D-CA-18] 09/16/1987
Rep. Gordon, Bart [D-TN-6] 09/16/1987
Rep. McDade, Joseph M. [R-PA-10] 09/30/1987
Rep. Pickett, Owen B. [D-VA-2] 09/30/1987
Rep. Oberstar, James L. [D-MN-8] 09/30/1987
Rep. Watkins, Wes [D-OK-3] 09/30/1987
Rep. Studds, Gerry E. [D-MA-10] 09/30/1987
Rep. Guarini, Frank J. [D-NJ-14] 09/30/1987
Rep. Goodling, William F. [R-PA-19] 09/30/1987
Rep. Kastenmeier, Robert W. [D-WI-2] 09/30/1987
Rep. Flake, Floyd H. [D-NY-6] 10/09/1987
Rep. Bonior, David E. [D-MI-12] 10/09/1987

Committees (1)

Committees, subcommittees and links to reports associated with this bill are listed here, as well as the nature and date of committee activity and Congressional report number.

Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Government Operations03/18/1987 Referred to
House Government Operations Subcommittee on Legislation and National Security03/27/1987 Referred to

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Subjects (3)


Latest Summary (1)

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Introduced in House (03/18/1987)

Establishes the Veterans Administration as an executive department redesignated as the Department of Veterans' Affairs. Makes technical and conforming changes, including the redesignation of the Administrator of Veterans Affairs as the Secretary of Veterans' Affairs.