Reported by Committee — Feb 9, 2016
Last Action: Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 89.
Explanation: The committees assigned to this resolution sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on February 9, 2016.
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Jul 22, 2004
108th Congress, 2003–2004
This bill was introduced on July 22, 2004, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Illinois
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Last Updated: Jul 22, 2004
Length: 3 pages
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.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2743”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 2743 — 108th Congress: Veterans Eye Treatment Safety (VETS) Act of 2004. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/108/s2743
“S. 2743 — 108th Congress: Veterans Eye Treatment Safety (VETS) Act of 2004.” www.GovTrack.us. 2004. February 10, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/108/s2743>
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