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H.R. 3898 (108th): To authorize construction of a new (replacement) medical center for the Department of Veterans Affairs in the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico at a site to be selected pursuant to a study by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs and Secretary of Defense as suitable for a new Federal medical center in the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico that would best serve the needs of both veterans and Department of Defense medical beneficiaries in Puerto Rico.

Sponsor and status

Aníbal Acevedo-Vilá

Sponsor. Resident Commissioner for Puerto Rico. Popular Democrat.

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Last Updated: Mar 4, 2004
Length: 3 pages

Mar 4, 2004
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 4, 2004, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Mar 4, 2004

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H.R. 3898 (108th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 108th Congress, which met from Jan 7, 2003 to Dec 9, 2004. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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