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- 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 ...
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The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Jun 5, 2003
Earlier Version —
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2379 (108th).
Apr 20, 2005
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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)
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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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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1741 — 109th Congress: Rural Veterans Access to Care Act of 2005. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr1741
“H.R. 1741 — 109th Congress: Rural Veterans Access to Care Act of 2005.” www.GovTrack.us. 2005. November 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr1741>
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