S.3147 - Improving Safety and Security for Veterans Act of 2019116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Sen. Manchin, Joe, III [D-WV] (Introduced 12/19/2019)|
|Committees:||House - Veterans' Affairs|
|Latest Action:||House - 01/14/2020 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.3147 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Passed Senate (12/19/2019)
Improving Safety and Security for Veterans Act of 2019
This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to report on the policies and procedures relating to patient safety and quality of care and the steps the VA has taken to improve such care at VA medical centers.
After any investigation or trial concludes, the VA must also report on the events involving deaths that occurred at the Louis A. Johnson VA Medical Center in Clarksburg, West Virginia, and the actions the VA has taken to prevent any similar reoccurrence.