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Nov 6, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004
This bill was introduced on November 6, 2003, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Oklahoma's 1st congressional district
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Last Updated: Nov 6, 2003
Length: 2 pages
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.
Veterans Eye Treatment Safety (VETS) Act of 2003 - Allows eye surgery at a Department of Veterans Affairs facility, or facility under contract with the Department, to be performed only ... Read more >
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3473”). 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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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 3473 — 108th Congress: Veterans Eye Treatment Safety (VETS) Act of 2003. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/108/hr3473
“H.R. 3473 — 108th Congress: Veterans Eye Treatment Safety (VETS) Act of 2003.” www.GovTrack.us. 2003. November 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/108/hr3473>
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