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

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.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

May 26, 1993
103rd Congress, 1993–1994

Status:
Enacted as H.R. 3313 (companion bill)
Sponsor:

John “Jay” Rockefeller IV

Senator from West Virginia

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 27, 1994
Length: 50 pages

History

May 26, 1993
 
Introduced

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.

S. 1030 (103rd) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 103rd Congress, which met from Jan 5, 1993 to Dec 1, 1994. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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