H.R. 5550 (111th): To amend title 38, United States Code, to include a definition of “loss of use” for purposes of evaluating disabilities and providing adapted housing and automobiles under the laws administered by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs.

Introduced:

Jun 17, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 17, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Ann Kirkpatrick
Representative for Arizona's 1st congressional district
Democrat

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Last Updated: Jun 17, 2010
Length: 2 pages

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Summary (CRS)
6/17/2010--Introduced.Defines the term "loss of use" of a hand, foot, or other extremity, for purposes of evaluating disabilities of, and providing adaptive housing and automobile assistance for, veterans through the ...

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Introduced
Jun 17, 2010

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