S. 1030 (103rd): Veterans Health Programs Improvement Act of 1994


May 26, 1993
103rd Congress, 1993–1994

Enacted as H.R. 3313 (companion bill)

John “Jay” Rockefeller IV

Senator from West Virginia



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Last Updated: Jul 27, 1994
Length: 50 pages

About the bill

Full Title

An Act to amend title 38, United States Code, to improve the Department of Veterans Affairs program of sexual trauma services for veterans, to improve certain Department of Veterans Affairs programs for women veterans, to extend the period of entitlement to inpatient care for veterans exposed to Agent Orange or ionizing radiation, to establish a hospice care pilot program, to establish a rural health care clinics program, to authorize the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to provide per diem payments and construction grants to State homes for adult day care services, to establish an education debt reduction program, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

7/26/1994--Passed Senate amended, 2nd occurrence.TABLE OF CONTENTS: TitleI - Women Veterans Title II: General Health Care Services Title III: Miscellaneous Subtitle A: Education Debt Reduction Program Subtitle B: Other Provisions ... Read more >

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May 26, 1993

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 15, 1993
Reported by Committee

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May 25, 1994
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Jul 26, 1994
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Jul 27, 1994
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Reference Change.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1030”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


14 cosponsors (12D, 2R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 3313 (identical)

Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 2, 1994

H.R. 2285 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 26, 1993

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