VA Appeals Modernization Act

VA Appeals Modernization Act

This Bill has:
46% Democratic Support in the Senate
6% Democratic Support in the House

    


















    This bill was introduced in the house by Dina Titus and in the senate by Richard Blumenthal.
    This bill would amend title 38, United States Code, to reform the rights and processes relating to appeals of decisions regarding claims for benefits under the laws administered by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.
    There is another bill to amend title 38 called HR 2288 Veterans Appeals Improvment and Modernization Act of 2017. It passed the house 418-0.
House Bill: H.R. 457
Democratic Support: 11
Introduced by: Rep. Titus, Dina [D-NV-1] (Introduced 01/11/2017)
Latest Action: 02/03/2017 Referred to the Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs.

Cosponsors:
Senate Bill: S. 712
Democratic Support: 22
Introduced by: Sen. Blumenthal, Richard [D-CT] (Introduced 03/23/2017)
Latest Action: 03/23/2017 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs.



Cosponsors:

Rep. Titus on VA Appeals Reform