H.R. 4779 (102nd): To amend title 38, United States Code, to allow the Department of Veterans Affairs to recover from another department or agency of the United States the cost of providing health-care to veterans for nonservice-connected disabilities in the case of veterans who are also beneficiaries of that department or agency.


Apr 7, 1992
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 7, 1992, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Les AuCoin
Representative for Oregon's 1st congressional district

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Summary (CRS)
4/7/1992--Introduced.Entitles the Department of Veterans Affairs to recover the reasonable cost of care or services provided to a veteran for a non-service-connected disability from another Federal department or agency to ...

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Apr 7, 1992


39 cosponsors (31D, 7R, 1I) (show)
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