H.R.2938 To exempt from the calculation of monthly income certain benefits paid by the Department of Veterans Affairs and the Department of Defense.

Sponsored by Lucy McBath (D).  Introduced on 2019-05-23 in the House Judiciary Committee.  The last major action was Presented to President which took place on 2019-08-13.

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Co-sponsors

This legislation was co-sponsored by Greg Steube (R), Jerrold Nadler (D), Dan Crenshaw (R), James E. Clyburn (D), Steven J. Chabot (R), Hank Johnson (D), David Cicilline (D), Pete Aguilar (D), Yvette D. Clarke (D), Lisa Blunt Rochester (D), Emanuel Cleaver (D), Sheila Jackson Lee (D), Karen Bass (D), Albio Sires (D), Donald M. Payne (D), John Lewis (D), A. Donald McEachin (D), Joe Neguse (D), Veronica Escobar (D), Gwen Moore (D), G. K. Butterfield (D), Cedric Richmond (D), Al Lawson (D), Bennie Thompson (D), Stacey Plaskett (D), Al Green (D), Frederica Wilson (D), André Carson (D), Eddie Bernice Johnson (D), Marcia L. Fudge (D), Robin Kelly (D), Eleanor Holmes Norton (D), Marcy Kaptur (D), Matt Cartwright (D), Cynthia Axne (D), Derek Kilmer (D), Bonnie Watson Coleman (D), and Abby Finkenauer (D).

Actions

08/13/2019 - Presented to President.

08/01/2019 - Message on Senate action sent to the House.

08/01/2019 - Passed Senate without amendment by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S5321)

07/24/2019 - Received in the Senate.

07/24/2019 - Received in the Senate, read twice.

07/23/2019 - On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H7215-7216)

07/23/2019 - Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H7215-7216)

07/23/2019 - Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

07/23/2019 - On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote.

07/23/2019 - DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 2938.

07/23/2019 - Considered under suspension of the rules.

07/23/2019 - Mr. Cicilline moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.

07/23/2019 - Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 129.

07/23/2019 - Reported by the Committee on Judiciary. H. Rept. 116-169.

07/11/2019 - Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.

07/11/2019 - Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.

06/28/2019 - Referred to the Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial, and Administrative Law.

05/23/2019 - Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.