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

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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Jul 22, 2004
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Died in a previous Congress

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


Peter Fitzgerald

Senator from Illinois



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Last Updated: Jul 22, 2004
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Jul 22, 2004

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S. 2743 (108th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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