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Titles (3)

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Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Passed House

VA Website Accessibility Act of 2018

Short Titles as Introduced

VA Website Accessibility Act of 2018

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to conduct a study regarding the accessibility of websites of the Department of Veterans Affairs to individuals with disabilities.


Actions Overview (2)

Date
12/20/2018Passed/agreed to in House: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 387 - 0 (Roll no. 464).(text: CR H10427)
07/18/2018Introduced in House

All Actions (12)

Date Chamber
12/20/2018SenateReceived in the Senate.
12/20/2018-2:53pmHouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
12/20/2018-2:53pmHouseOn motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 387 - 0 (Roll no. 464). (text: CR H10427)
12/20/2018-2:50pmHouseConsidered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H10441)
12/20/2018-1:21pmHouseAt 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.
12/20/2018-1:19pmHouseDEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 6418.
12/20/2018-1:18pmHouseConsidered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H10427-10428)
12/20/2018-1:18pmHouseMr. Roe (TN) moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
09/13/2018HouseSubcommittee Hearings Held.
Action By: House Veterans' Affairs Subcommittee on Health
09/05/2018HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Action By: Committee on Veterans' Affairs
07/18/2018HouseReferred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
07/18/2018HouseIntroduced in House

Cosponsors (1)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Coffman, Mike [R-CO-6] 09/13/2018

Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Veterans' Affairs07/18/2018 Referred to
House Veterans' Affairs Subcommittee on Health09/05/2018 Referred to
09/13/2018 Hearings by

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Latest Summary (1)

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Introduced in House (07/18/2018)

VA Website Accessibility Act of 2018

This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to report to Congress regarding the accessibility of VA websites (including attached files and web-based applications) to individuals with disabilities. The report shall identify all websites, files, and applications that are not accessible to such individuals and the VA's plan to make each of them accessible.