S. 1163 (110th): Blinded Veterans Paired Organ Act of 2007

A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to improve compensation and specially adapted housing for veterans in certain cases of impairment of vision involving both eyes, and to provide for the use of the National Directory of New Hires for income verification purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Apr 19, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 27, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills.

Provisions of this bill also appear in:

H.R. 797: Dr. James Allen Veteran Vision Equity Act of 2007
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 26, 2007. (compare text)

Daniel Akaka

Senator from Hawaii



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Last Updated: Aug 3, 2007
Length: 18 pages


Apr 19, 2007

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Jun 27, 2007
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S. 1163 (110th) was a 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.

This bill was introduced in the 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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