H.R. 1741 (109th): Rural Veterans Access to Care Act of 2005


Apr 20, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 20, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Thomas “Tom” Osborne

Representative for Nebraska's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 20, 2005
Length: 5 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to conduct a pilot program to improve access to health care for rural veterans, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

4/20/2005--Introduced.Rural Veterans Access to Care Act of 2005 - Directs the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to conduct a FY 2006 through 2008 pilot program to improve health care access for ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 20, 2005

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1741”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


29 cosponsors (22R, 7D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 2379 (108th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 5, 2003

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