H.R. 4568 (111th): TBI Treatment Act

Introduced:

Feb 2, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 2, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Pete Sessions

Representative for Texas's 32nd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 2, 2010
Length: 10 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To direct the Secretary of Defense and the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to carry out a pilot program under which the Secretaries make payments for certain treatments of traumatic brain injury and post-traumatic stress disorder.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Feb 2, 2010
 
Introduced

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Details

Cosponsors
19 cosponsors (13D, 6R) (show)
Committee Assignments
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Votes

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

Related Bills

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H.R. 159 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 5, 2011

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