H.R. 1284 (113th): To amend title 38, United States Code, to provide for coverage under the beneficiary travel program of the Department of Veterans Affairs of certain disabled veterans for travel for certain special disabilities rehabilitation, and for other purposes.


Mar 20, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 20, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Julia Brownley

Representative for California's 26th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 20, 2013
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3/20/2013--Introduced.Authorizes payment under the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) beneficiary travel program of travel expenses in connection with medical examination, treatment, or care of a veteran with vision impairment, a ... Read more >

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Mar 20, 2013

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1284”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


20 cosponsors (18D, 2R) (show)
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Last Action: Mar 21, 2013

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