S. 2796 (110th): A bill to require a pilot program on the use of community-based organizations to ensure that veterans receive the care and benefits they need, and for other purposes.


Apr 2, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 2, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Daniel Akaka

Senator from Hawaii



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Last Updated: Apr 2, 2008
Length: 5 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)

4/2/2008--Introduced.Directs the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to carry out a pilot program to assess the feasibility and advisability of using community-based organizations to ensure that veterans receive needed care and ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 2, 2008

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2796”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Committee Assignments

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

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