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Text of To amend title 38, United States Code, to clarify that caregivers for veterans with serious illnesses are eligible for assistance ...

...eligible for assistance and support services provided by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs.

This bill was introduced on October 27, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. The text of the bill below is as of Oct 27, 2011 (Introduced).

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112th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 3279

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

October 27, 2011

introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Veterans’ Affairs

A BILL

To amend title 38, United States Code, to clarify that caregivers for veterans with serious illnesses are eligible for assistance and support services provided by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs.

1.

Clarification with respect to the eligibility of caregivers for veterans with serious illnesses for assistance and support services

(a)

In general

Section 1720G(a)(2)(B) is amended by inserting illness or after serious.

(b)

Effective date

The amendment made by subsection (a) shall apply with respect to services provided after the date of the enactment of this Act.