H.R.840 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.

Sponsored by Julia Brownley (D).  Introduced on 2019-01-29 in the Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee.  The last major action was Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs which took place on 2019-02-11.

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Co-sponsors

This legislation was co-sponsored by Brian Higgins (D), Eleanor Holmes Norton (D), Yvette D. Clarke (D), Katie Hill (D), Max Rose (D), Filemon Vela (D), Jamie Raskin (D), Gwen Moore (D), Joe Courtney (D), Jefferson Van Drew (D), Tom Malinowski (D), Ann McLane Kuster (D), Sheila Jackson Lee (D), Chrissy Houlahan (D), Gilbert Cisneros (D), Salud Carbajal (D), Derek Kilmer (D), Elaine Luria (D), Steven Horsford (D), Harley Rouda (D), Tony Cárdenas (D), and Steve Cohen (D).

Votes

02/08/2019 11:34:00 - House - On Passage
Result: Passed  (Yes: 400  No:Not Voting: 23)

02/08/2019 11:27:00 - House - On Motion to Recommit with Instructions
Result: Failed  (Yes: 200  No: 214  Not Voting: 18)

02/08/2019 11:04:00 - House - On Agreeing to the Amendment
Result: Agreed to  (Yes: 401  No: 19  Not Voting: 18)

02/08/2019 10:43:00 - House - On Agreeing to the Amendment
Result: Failed  (Yes: 172  No: 246  Not Voting: 20)

Actions

02/11/2019 - Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs.

02/08/2019 - Mr. Barr moved to recommit with instructions to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs. (text: CR H1479)

02/08/2019 - Mr. Barr moved to recommit with instructions to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs. (text: CR H1479-1481)

02/08/2019 - Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H1469-1482)

02/08/2019 - The 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 - Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

02/08/2019 - On passage Passed by recorded vote: 400 - 9 (Roll no. 75).

02/08/2019 - On motion to recommit with instructions Failed by recorded vote: 200 - 214 (Roll no. 74).

02/08/2019 - The previous question on the motion to recommit with instructions was ordered without objection.

02/08/2019 - DEBATE - 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 - Mr. Barr moved to recommit with instructions to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs.

02/08/2019 - The 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 - The previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.

02/08/2019 - The House rose from the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union to report H.R. 840.

02/08/2019 - MOMENT 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 - DEBATE - 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 - DEBATE - 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 - POSTPONED 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 - DEBATE - 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 - DEBATE - 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 - DEBATE - 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 - DEBATE - 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 - DEBATE - 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 - DEBATE - 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 - DEBATE - 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 - DEBATE - 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 - The House resolved into Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for further consideration.

02/08/2019 - Considered as unfinished business.

02/07/2019 - Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union rises leaving H.R. 840 as unfinished business.

02/07/2019 - On motion that the committee rise Agreed to by voice vote.

02/07/2019 - Mr. Takano moved that the committee rise.

02/07/2019 - DEBATE - 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 - DEBATE - 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 - DEBATE - 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 - DEBATE - 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 - DEBATE - 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 - DEBATE - 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 - DEBATE - 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 - POSTPONED 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 - DEBATE - 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 - DEBATE - 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 - Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 105. (consideration: CR H1418-1431; text of amendment in the nature of a substitute: CR H1422)

02/07/2019 - DEBATE - 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 - DEBATE - 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 - GENERAL DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with one hour of general debate on H.R. 840.

02/07/2019 - The Speaker designated the Honorable Stacey E. Plaskett to act as Chairwoman of the Committee.

02/07/2019 - House 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 - 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.

02/07/2019 - Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 105.

02/06/2019 - Rules 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.

02/01/2019 - Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.

01/29/2019 - Referred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.