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Text of To provide for the establishment of a Department of Veterans Affairs Community-Based Outpatient Clinic (CBOC) for veterans on the grounds ...

...on the grounds of the Navy Supply Corps School in Athens, Georgia.

This bill was introduced on October 8, 2004, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. The text of the bill below is as of Oct 8, 2004 (Introduced).

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108th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 5303

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

October 8, 2004

introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Veterans’ Affairs

A BILL

To provide for the establishment of a Department of Veterans Affairs Community-Based Outpatient Clinic (CBOC) for veterans on the grounds of the Navy Supply Corps School in Athens, Georgia.

1.

Department of Veterans Affairs Community-Based Outpatient Clinic, Navy Supply Corps School, Athens, Georgia

(a)

Project authorization

The Secretary of Veterans Affairs is authorized—

(1)

to work with the Secretary of the Navy in developing on the grounds of the Navy Supply Corps School in Athens, Georgia, a site suitable for a medical facility; and

(2)

to construct on that site a joint Navy-Department of Veterans Affairs Community-Based Outpatient Clinic, as called for in the Capital Asset Realignment for Enhanced Services (CARES) strategic plan approved by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs.

(b)

Funding

There are authorized to be appropriated such sums as may be necessary for the purposes of subsection (a).

(c)

Definition

For purposes of this section:

(1)

The term medical facility has the meaning given that term in section 8101(3) of title 38, United States Code.

(2)

The term Community-Based Outpatient Clinic has the meaning given that term in the Department of Veterans Affairs’ Capital Asset Realignment for Enhanced Services (CARES) strategic plan.