To amend title 38, United States Code, to improve the recruitment of physicians in the Department of Veterans Affairs.
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Jun 16, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on June 16, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Texas's 16th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jun 16, 2016
Length: 2 pages
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H.R. 5501 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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