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.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 16th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 6, 2016
Length: 4 pages
114th Congress, 2015–2017
This bill was introduced on July 6, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
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Jul 6, 2016
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Feb 15, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1064 (115th).
H.R. 5648 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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