Endorsed Legislation during 114th Congress

The following bills from the 114th Congress have been endorsed by VMFP:
(click on bill number to view on congress.gov)

H.R. 216: Department of Veterans Affairs Budget Planning Reform Act of 2015
Sponsor: Rep. Corrine Brown [D-FL5]
H.R. 251: Homes for Heroes Act of 2015
Sponsor: Rep. Al Green [D-TX9]
H.R. 294: Long-Term Care Veterans Choice Act
Sponsor: Rep. Jeff Miller [R-FL1]
H.R. 303: Retired Pay Restoration Act (Rep. Bilirakis – FL 12th – R)
H.R.501 – Veterans and Servicemembers Employment Rights and Housing Act of 2015
HR 675  Veterans Compensation Cost of Living Adjustment Act of 2015
HR 677  American Heroes COLA Act of 2015
HR 732  Veterans Access to Speedy Review Act of 2015
H.R. 1313: Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business Relief Act
Sponsor: Rep. Jerry McNerney [D-CA9]
H.R. 1338: Dignified Interment of Our Veterans Act of 2015
(Rep. Shuster – PA 9th – R) Priority
HR 1414
   Pay as You Rate Act
H.R. 1560: Protecting Cyber Networks Act
Sponsor: Rep. Devin Nunes [R-CA22]
HR 1569 To Amend Title 38 of US Code to Clarify that the Estate of Deceased Veterans May Receive  Certain Accrued  Benefits (PRIORITY)
HR 1603 Military Sexual Assault Victims Empowerment Act or the Military SAVE Act
H.R. 1607: Ruth Moore Act of 2015
   Sponsor: Rep. Chellie Pingree [D-ME1] previously endorsed Changed to Priority
HR 2214 To improve The Authority of Secretary of VA to Enter into Contracts with Private Physicians to Conduct Medical Disability Exams
H.R. 2256: Veterans Information Modernization Act
Sponsor: Rep. Dan Benishek [R-MI1]
H.R. 2691: Veterans’ Survivors Claims Processing Automation Act of 2015
   (Rep. Ruiz – CA 36th – D).Priority
H.R. 3510: Department of Homeland Security Cybersecurity Strategy Act of 2015
Sponsor: Rep. Cedric Richmond [D-LA2]
H.R. 3849: To amend title 10, United States Code, to ensure access to qualified acupuncturist services for military members and military dependents, to amend title 38, United States Code, to ensure access to acupuncturist services through the Department.
Sponsor: Rep. Judy Chu [D-CA27]
S 841 Prioritizing Veterans Access to Mental Health Care Act

S.1203: 21st Century Veterans Benefits Delivery Act – Reported by Committee on Jul 22, 2015
waiting consideration from the House and floor vote by Senate.
Sponsor: Sen. Dean Heller
S.1493: Veterans’ Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2015 –
   Passed Senate on Oct 22, 2015. Is waiting House consideration.
S. 2210: Veteran Partners’ Efforts to Enhance Reintegration Act.
Assigned to Senate Veterans Affairs Committee. No action taken.
Sponsor: Sen. Richard Blumenthal