Adjutant's Updates

Legislative Bill Review/ Testimony Preparation


This list of legislative bills was extracted from the weekly Veterans Affairs and Rehabilitation report.

o S.951 PAWS Act of 2021
o S.1467 VA Medicinal Cannabis Research Act of 2021
o S.1863 Guaranteeing Healthcare Access to Personnel Who Served Act
o S.1198 Solid Start Act of 2021
o S.544 A bill to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to designate one week each year as “Buddy Check Week” for the purpose of outreach and education concerning peer wellness checks for veterans, and for other purposes.
o S.1319 VA Quality Health Care Accountability and Transparency Act
o S.796 Protecting Moms Who Served Act of 2021
o S.613 PAWS for Veterans Therapy Act
o S.372 Ensuring Quality Care for Our Veterans Act
o S.1040 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to expand eligibility for hospital care, medical services, and nursing home care from the Department of Veterans Affairs to include veterans of World War II.
o S.1280 Veteran Families Health Services Act of 2021
o S.1965 Planning for Aging Veterans Act
o S.XXXX A bill to direct the Under Secretary for Health of the Department of Veterans Affairs to provide mammography screening for veterans who served in locations associated with toxic exposure.
o S.XXXX Department of Veterans Affairs Provider Accountability Act
o S.1875 Veterans’ Emergency Care Claims Parity Act
o S.539 A bill to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to submit to Congress a report on the use of video cameras for patient safety and law enforcement at medical centers of the Department of Veterans Affairs