Bill Text — Feb 28, 2011
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Feb 17, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on February 17, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Texas
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Last Updated: Feb 17, 2011
Length: 3 pages
A bill to require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to ensure that the South Texas Veterans Affairs Health Care Center in Harlingen, Texas, includes a full-service Department of Veterans Affairs inpatient health care facility.
2/17/2011--Introduced.Meeting the Inpatient Health Care Needs of Far South Texas Veterans Act of 2011 - Directs the Secretary of Veterans Affairs (VA) to: (1) ensure that the South Texas Veterans ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 396 — 112th Congress: Meeting the Inpatient Health Care Needs of Far South Texas Veterans Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s396
“S. 396 — 112th Congress: Meeting the Inpatient Health Care Needs of Far South Texas Veterans Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. November 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s396>
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