H.R. 6211 (111th): Veterans Back and Spinal Therapy Act


Sep 23, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 23, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Betsy Markey

Representative for Colorado's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 23, 2010
Length: 9 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to establish a pilot program to evaluate the effectiveness of treating veterans with spinal, back, and musculoskeletal injuries and pain using non-invasive techniques.

Summary (CRS)

9/23/2010--Introduced.Veterans Back and Spinal Therapy Act - Directs the Secretary of Veterans Affairs (VA) to establish a two-year pilot program to:(1) provide covered veterans with non-invasive techniques to treat spinal, ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Sep 23, 2010

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6211”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


2 cosponsors (2D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

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