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Titles (2)

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Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Introduced

Veterans' Access to Child Care Act

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To amend title 38, United States Code, to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to provide child care assistance to veterans receiving certain medical services provided by the Department of Veterans Affairs.


Actions Overview (2)

Date
02/08/2019Passed/agreed to in House: On passage Passed by recorded vote: 400 - 9 (Roll no. 75).
01/29/2019Introduced in House

All Actions (91)

Date Chamber
02/11/2019SenateReceived in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
02/08/2019-11:36amHouseThe Clerk was authorized to correct section numbers, punctuation, and cross references, and to make other necessary technical and conforming corrections in the engrossment of H.R. 840.
02/08/2019-11:36amHouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
02/08/2019-11:36amHouseOn passage Passed by recorded vote: 400 - 9 (Roll no. 75).
02/08/2019-11:28amHouseOn motion to recommit with instructions Failed by recorded vote: 200 - 214 (Roll no. 74).
02/08/2019-11:19amHouseThe previous question on the motion to recommit with instructions was ordered without objection.
02/08/2019-11:10amHouseDEBATE - The House proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Barr motion to recommit with instructions. The instructions contained in the motion seek to require the bill to be reported back to the House with an amendment to add a subsection to section 2 pertaining to additional requirements for child care providers.
02/08/2019-11:09amHouseMr. Barr moved to recommit with instructions to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs. (text: CR H1479)
02/08/2019-11:08amHouseThe House adopted the amendment in the nature of a substitute as agreed to by the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union.
02/08/2019-11:07amHouseThe previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.
02/08/2019-11:06amHouseThe House rose from the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union to report H.R. 840.
02/08/2019-11:06amHouseH.Amdt.38 On agreeing to the Sherrill amendment (A019) Agreed to by recorded vote: 401 - 19 (Roll no. 73).
02/08/2019-10:45amHouseMOMENT OF SILENCE - Mr. Hoyer addressed the Committee and led a moment of silence in memory of the life and legacy of the Honorable John Dingell.
02/08/2019-10:44amHouseH.Amdt.23 On agreeing to the Bergman amendment (A004) Failed by recorded vote: 172 - 246 (Roll no. 72).
02/08/2019-10:15amHouseH.Amdt.40 On agreeing to the Slotkin amendment (A021) Agreed to by voice vote.
02/08/2019-10:09amHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 105, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Slotkin amendment No. 21.
02/08/2019-10:09amHouseH.Amdt.40 Amendment (A021) offered by Ms. Slotkin. (consideration: CR H1476; text: CR H1476)
02/08/2019-10:09amHouseH.Amdt.39 On agreeing to the Sherrill amendment (A020) Agreed to by voice vote.
02/08/2019-10:04amHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 105, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Sherrill amendment No. 20.
02/08/2019-10:04amHouseH.Amdt.39 Amendment (A020) offered by Ms. Sherrill. (consideration: CR H1475-1476; text: CR H1475)
02/08/2019-10:04amHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Sherrill amendment, the Chair put the question on agreeing to the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Ms. Sherrill demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on agreeing to the amendment until a time to be announced.
02/08/2019-9:57amHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 105, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Sherrill amendment No. 19.
02/08/2019-9:57amHouseH.Amdt.38 Amendment (A019) offered by Ms. Sherrill. (consideration: CR H1474-1475; text: CR H1479)
02/08/2019-9:57amHouseH.Amdt.37 On agreeing to the Golden amendment (A018) Agreed to by voice vote.
02/08/2019-9:52amHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 105, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Golden amendment No. 18.
02/08/2019-9:52amHouseH.Amdt.37 Amendment (A018) offered by Mr. Golden. (consideration: CR H1473-1474; text: CR H1473)
02/08/2019-9:52amHouseH.Amdt.36 On agreeing to the Golden amendment (A017) Agreed to by voice vote.
02/08/2019-9:47amHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 105, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Golden amendment No. 17.
02/08/2019-9:46amHouseH.Amdt.36 Amendment (A017) offered by Mr. Golden. (consideration: CR H1473; text: CR H1473)
02/08/2019-9:46amHouseH.Amdt.35 On agreeing to the Delgado amendment (A016) Agreed to by voice vote.
02/08/2019-9:42amHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 105, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Delgado amendment No. 16.
02/08/2019-9:42amHouseH.Amdt.35 Amendment (A016) offered by Mr. Delgado. (consideration: CR H1472-1473; text: CR H1472)
02/08/2019-9:41amHouseH.Amdt.34 On agreeing to the Delgado amendment (A015) Agreed to by voice vote.
02/08/2019-9:36amHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 105, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Delgado amendment No. 15.
02/08/2019-9:36amHouseH.Amdt.34 Amendment (A015) offered by Mr. Delgado. (consideration: CR H1471-1472; text: CR H1472)
02/08/2019-9:36amHouseH.Amdt.33 On agreeing to the Kuster (NH) amendment (A014) Agreed to by voice vote.
02/08/2019-9:30amHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 105, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Kuster amendment No. 14.
02/08/2019-9:30amHouseH.Amdt.33 Amendment (A014) offered by Ms. Kuster (NH). (consideration: CR H1471; text: CR H1471)
02/08/2019-9:29amHouseH.Amdt.32 On agreeing to the Moore amendment (A013) Agreed to by voice vote.
02/08/2019-9:24amHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 105, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Moore amendment No. 13.
02/08/2019-9:23amHouseH.Amdt.32 Amendment (A013) offered by Ms. Moore. (consideration: CR H1470-1471; text: CR H1470)
02/08/2019-9:23amHouseH.Amdt.31 On agreeing to the Sherrill amendment (A012) Agreed to by voice vote.
02/08/2019-9:16amHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 105, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Sherrill amendment No. 12.
02/08/2019-9:16amHouseH.Amdt.31 Amendment (A012) offered by Ms. Sherrill. (consideration: CR H1469-1470; text: CR H1469)
02/08/2019-9:15amHouseThe House resolved into Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for further consideration.
02/08/2019-9:14amHouseConsidered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H1469-1482)
02/07/2019-4:54pmHouseCommittee of the Whole House on the state of the Union rises leaving H.R. 840 as unfinished business.
02/07/2019-4:54pmHouseOn motion that the committee rise Agreed to by voice vote.
02/07/2019-4:53pmHouseMr. Takano moved that the committee rise.
02/07/2019-4:53pmHouseH.Amdt.30 On agreeing to the Cloud amendment (A011) Agreed to by voice vote.
02/07/2019-4:48pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 105, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Cloud amendment No. 11.
02/07/2019-4:48pmHouseH.Amdt.30 Amendment (A011) offered by Mr. Cloud. (consideration: CR H1430-1431; text: CR H1430)
02/07/2019-4:48pmHouseH.Amdt.29 On agreeing to the Sablan amendment (A010) Agreed to by voice vote.
02/07/2019-4:42pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 105, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Sablan amendment No. 10.
02/07/2019-4:42pmHouseH.Amdt.29 Amendment (A010) offered by Mr. Sablan. (consideration: CR H1429-1439; text: CR H1429)
02/07/2019-4:41pmHouseH.Amdt.28 On agreeing to the Davis, Rodney amendment (A009) Agreed to by voice vote.
02/07/2019-4:35pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 105, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Rodney Davis amendment No. 9.
02/07/2019-4:35pmHouseH.Amdt.28 Amendment (A009) offered by Mr. Davis, Rodney. (consideration: CR H1428-1429; text: CR H1429)
02/07/2019-4:35pmHouseH.Amdt.27 On agreeing to the Cisneros amendment (A008) Agreed to by voice vote.
02/07/2019-4:30pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 105, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Cisneros amendment No. 8.
02/07/2019-4:30pmHouseH.Amdt.27 Amendment (A008) offered by Mr. Cisneros. (consideration: CR H1428; text: CR H1428)
02/07/2019-4:29pmHouseH.Amdt.26 On agreeing to the Cisneros amendment (A007) Agreed to by voice vote.
02/07/2019-4:24pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 105, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Cisneros amendment No. 7.
02/07/2019-4:23pmHouseH.Amdt.26 Amendment (A007) offered by Mr. Cisneros. (consideration: CR H1427-1428; text: CR H1427)
02/07/2019-4:23pmHouseH.Amdt.25 On agreeing to the Barr amendment (A006) Agreed to by voice vote.
02/07/2019-4:18pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 105, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Barr amendment No. 6.
02/07/2019-4:18pmHouseH.Amdt.25 Amendment (A006) offered by Mr. Barr. (consideration: CR H1426-1427; text: CR H1426)
02/07/2019-4:18pmHouseH.Amdt.24 On agreeing to the Lee (NV) amendment (A005) Agreed to by voice vote.
02/07/2019-4:09pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 105, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Lee (NV) amendment No. 5.
02/07/2019-4:09pmHouseH.Amdt.24 Amendment (A005) offered by Mrs. Lee (NV). (consideration: CR H1426; text: CR H1426)
02/07/2019-4:09pmHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Bergman amendment, the Chair put the question on agreeing to the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Bergman demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on agreeing to the amendment until a time to be announced.
02/07/2019-3:59pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 105, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Bergman amendment No. 4.
02/07/2019-3:59pmHouseH.Amdt.23 Amendment (A004) offered by Mr. Bergman. (consideration: CR H1424-1426; text: CR H1424)
02/07/2019-3:58pmHouseH.Amdt.22 On agreeing to the Rose (NY) amendment (A003) Agreed to by voice vote.
02/07/2019-3:52pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 105, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Rose of NY amendment No. 3.
02/07/2019-3:52pmHouseH.Amdt.22 Amendment (A003) offered by Mr. Rose (NY). (consideration: CR H1424; text: CR H1424)
02/07/2019-3:51pmHouseH.Amdt.21 On agreeing to the Radewagen amendment (A002) Agreed to by voice vote.
02/07/2019-3:41pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 105, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Radewagen amendment No. 2.
02/07/2019-3:41pmHouseH.Amdt.21 Amendment (A002) offered by Mrs. Radewagen. (consideration: CR H1423-1424; text: CR H1423)
02/07/2019-3:41pmHouseH.Amdt.20 On agreeing to the Brindisi amendment (A001) Agreed to by voice vote.
02/07/2019-3:36pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 105, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Brindisi amendment No. 1.
02/07/2019-3:36pmHouseH.Amdt.20 Amendment (A001) offered by Mr. Brindisi. (consideration: CR H1422; text: CR H1422)
02/07/2019-3:08pmHouseGENERAL DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with one hour of general debate on H.R. 840.
02/07/2019-3:07pmHouseThe Speaker designated the Honorable Stacey E. Plaskett to act as Chairwoman of the Committee.
02/07/2019-3:07pmHouseHouse resolved itself into the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union pursuant to H. Res. 105 and Rule XVIII.
02/07/2019-3:05pmHouseRule provides for consideration of H.R. 840 and H. Res. 86. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 840 under a structured rule. Rule provides that H. Res. 86 is adopted. Rule also provides for consideration of motions to suspend the rules through the legislative day of February 15, 2019.
02/07/2019-3:05pmHouseConsidered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 105. (consideration: CR H1418-1431; text of amendment in the nature of a substitute: CR H1422)
02/06/2019-4:39pmHouseRules Committee Resolution H. Res. 105 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 840 and H. Res. 86. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 840 under a structured rule. Rule provides that H. Res. 86 is adopted. Rule also provides for consideration of motions to suspend the rules through the legislative day of February 15, 2019.
02/01/2019HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Action By: Committee on Veterans' Affairs
01/29/2019HouseReferred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
01/29/2019HouseIntroduced in House

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House Veterans' Affairs01/29/2019 Referred to
House Veterans' Affairs Subcommittee on Health02/01/2019 Referred to
Senate Veterans' Affairs02/11/2019 Referred to

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