To authorize an individual who is transitioning from receiving treatment furnished by the Secretary of Defense to treatment furnished by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to continue receiving treatment from such individual's mental health care provider of the Department of Defense, and for other purposes.
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Jul 6, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on July 6, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Texas's 16th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 6, 2016
Length: 4 pages
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H.R. 5648 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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