To provide for a three-year extension of the authority of the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to provide for the conduct of medical disability examinations by contract physicians.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 19th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: May 21, 2013
Length: 2 pages
May 21, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 21, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
May 21, 2013
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H.R. 2079 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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