Bill Text — May 12, 2011
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May 12, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on May 12, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New Hampshire's 1st congressional district
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Last Updated: May 12, 2011
Length: 4 pages
To amend title 38, United States Code, to ensure that veterans in each of the 48 contiguous States are able to receive services in at least one full-service Department of Veterans Affairs medical center in the State or receive comparable services provided by contract in the State, and for other purposes.
5/12/2011--Introduced.Veterans Health Equity Act of 2011 - Requires the Secretary of Veterans Affairs, with respect to each of the 48 contiguous states, to ensure that veterans eligible for hospital care ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1863 — 112th Congress: Veterans Health Equity Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1863
“H.R. 1863 — 112th Congress: Veterans Health Equity Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. October 5, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1863>
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