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Dec 11, 2001
107th Congress, 2001–2002
Enacted — Signed by the President on Jan 23, 2002
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on January 23, 2002.
Representative for New Jersey's 4th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jan 4, 2002
Length: 20 pages
To amend title 38, United States Code, to enhance the authority of the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to recruit and retain qualified nurses for the Veterans Health Administration, to provide an additional basis for establishing the inability of veterans to defray expenses of necessary medical care, to enhance certain health care programs of the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.
TitleI - Enhancement of Nurse Recruitment and Retention AuthoritiesSubtitleA - Recruitment AuthoritiesRevises the Department of Veterans Affairs (Department) employee incentive scholarship program to:(1) repeal a provision requiring commencement of program ... Read more >
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Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3447”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Last Action: Oct 23, 2001
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 3, 2001
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 3447 — 107th Congress: Department of Veterans Affairs Health Care Programs Enhancement Act of 2001. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/107/hr3447
“H.R. 3447 — 107th Congress: Department of Veterans Affairs Health Care Programs Enhancement Act of 2001.” www.GovTrack.us. 2001. October 13, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/107/hr3447>
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