H.R. 4837: S.O.S. Veterans Caregivers Act

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, and for other purposes.

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Mar 22, 2016


Referred to Committee on Mar 22, 2016

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on March 22, 2016, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Raul Ruiz

Representative for California's 36th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 22, 2016
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Mar 22, 2016

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