To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to enter into contracts for the provision of hospital care and medical services at non-Department of Veterans Affairs facilities for Department of Veterans Affairs patients with extended waiting times for appointments at Department facilities, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 1st congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 11, 2014
Length: 13 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on June 10, 2014 but was never passed by the Senate.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
158 Cosponsors (126 Republicans, 32 Democrats)
What legislators are saying
“In Response to VA Scandal, Shuster Holds Conference Call with Altoona VA Director”
— Rep. Bill Shuster [R-PA9, 2001-2018] (Co-sponsor) on Jun 13, 2014
H.R. 4810 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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