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Improving Safety and Security for Veterans Act of 2019
A bill to require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to submit to Congress reports on patient safety and quality of care at medical centers of the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.
Improving Safety and Security for Veterans Act of 2019 This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to report on the policies and procedures relating to patient safety and quality of care and the steps the VA has taken to improve such care at VA medical centers. After any investigation or trial concludes, the VA must also report on the events involving deaths that occurred at the Louis A. Johnson VA Medical Center in Clarksburg, West Virginia, and the actions the VA has taken to prevent any similar reoccurrence.
- EnactedDecember 4th, 2020The President signed this bill into law
- The house Passed November 17th, 2020Roll Call Vote 394 Yea / 0 Nay
HealthCommittee on Veterans' Affairs
- house Committees
- The senate Passed December 19th, 2019Passed by Voice VoteIntroducedDecember 19th, 2019