House Bill 239
117th Congress(2021-2022)
Equal Access to Contraception for Veterans Act
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Passed House on Jun 24, 2021
Overview
Text
Introduced
Jan 11, 2021
Latest Action
Jul 12, 2021
Origin Chamber
House
Type
Bill
Bill
The primary form of legislative measure used to propose law. Depending on the chamber of origin, bills begin with a designation of either H.R. or S. Joint resolution is another form of legislative measure used to propose law.
Bill Number
239
Congress
117
Policy Area
Armed Forces and National Security
Armed Forces and National Security
Primary focus of measure is military operations and spending, facilities, procurement and weapons, personnel, intelligence; strategic materials; war and emergency powers; veterans’ issues. Measures concerning alliances and collective security, arms sales and military assistance, or arms control may fall under International Affairs policy area.
Sponsorship by Party
California
Maryland
California
California
California
California
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California
California
California
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Colorado
Connecticut
Connecticut
District of Columbia
Florida
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Illinois
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Massachusetts
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New Jersey
New York
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North Carolina
Pennsylvania
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Rhode Island
Tennessee
Tennessee
Washington
Washington
Washington
Washington
Wisconsin
Wisconsin
Passed
June 24, 2021
Type
Passage Of A Measure
House Roll Call Votes
Summary

Equal Access to Contraception for Veterans Act

This bill prohibits the Department of Veterans Affairs from requiring payment from a veteran for any contraceptive item that is required to be covered by health insurance plans without a cost-sharing requirement.

Text (4)
July 12, 2021
June 24, 2021
June 14, 2021
January 11, 2021
Public Record
Record Created
Jan 12, 2021 8:12:14 AM
Record Updated
Sep 22, 2021 5:54:32 PM