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Titles (2)

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Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Introduced

America's Commitment to Veterans Act of 2008

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To provide for increased funding for veterans health care for fiscal year 2009 by transferring funds from the Legal Services Corporation and certain title X family planning funds, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
07/31/2008Introduced in House

All Actions (6)

Date All Actions
07/31/2008Referred to House Energy and Commerce
Action By: House of Representatives
07/31/2008Referred to House Judiciary
Action By: House of Representatives
07/31/2008Referred to House Veterans' Affairs
Action By: House of Representatives
07/31/2008Referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs, and in addition to the Committees on the Judiciary, and Energy and Commerce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
07/31/2008Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Action By: Committee on Energy and Commerce
07/31/2008Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (0)

No cosponsors.


Committees (3)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Related Documents
House Veterans' Affairs07/31/2008 Referred to
House Judiciary07/31/2008 Referred to
House Energy and Commerce07/31/2008 Referred to
House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health07/31/2008 Referred to

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Introduced in House (07/31/2008)

America's Commitment to Veterans Act of 2008 - Requires the Secretary of the Treasury to transfer funds appropriated for FY2009 for the Legal Services Corporation and for family planning programs under the Public Health Service Act to the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) for veterans' medical services.