S. 2797 (110th): A bill to authorize major medical facility projects and major medical facility leases for the Department of Veterans Affairs for fiscal year 2009, 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: 6 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
4/2/2008--Introduced.Authorizes the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to carry out major medical facility projects (projects) in FY2009 in: (1) Palo Alto, California; (2) Lee County, Florida; (3) San Juan, Puerto Rico; ...

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Related Bills

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H.R. 5856 (Related)
Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Facility Authorization and Lease Act of 2008

Passed House
Last Action: May 21, 2008

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The “S.” in “S. 2797” means this is a Senate 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.

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Apr 2, 2008


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