S. 2889 (110th): Veterans Health Care Act of 2008

A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to improve veterans' health care benefits, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Apr 17, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 17, 2008, 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:

S. 2617: Veterans’ Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2008
Enacted — Signed by the President on Sep 24, 2008. (compare text)

Daniel Akaka

Senator from Hawaii



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Last Updated: Apr 17, 2008
Length: 7 pages


Apr 17, 2008

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S. 2889 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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