S. 2743 (108th): Veterans Eye Treatment Safety (VETS) Act of 2004

Introduced:

Jul 22, 2004
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 22, 2004, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Peter Fitzgerald

Senator from Illinois

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 22, 2004
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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

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Related Bills

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H.R. 3473 (Related)
Veterans Eye Treatment Safety (VETS) Act of 2003

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 6, 2003

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 2743” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. 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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History

Introduced
Jul 22, 2004

Details

Cosponsors
4 cosponsors (3D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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