H.R. 3473 (108th): Veterans Eye Treatment Safety (VETS) Act of 2003


Nov 6, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 6, 2003, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Sullivan

Representative for Oklahoma's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Nov 6, 2003
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Full Title

To amend title 38, United States Code, to provide that only licensed medical doctors and licensed doctors of osteopathy may perform eye surgery at Department of Veterans Affairs facilities or under contract with the Department of Veterans Affairs.

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Nov 6, 2003

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74 cosponsors (38D, 36R) (show)
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S. 2743 (Related)
Veterans Eye Treatment Safety (VETS) Act of 2004

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 22, 2004

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