A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to allow the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to enter into certain agreements with non-Department of Veterans Affairs health care providers if the Secretary is not feasibly able to provide health care in facilities of the Department or through contracts or sharing agreements, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Connecticut. Democrat.
Last Updated: Oct 8, 2015
Length: 14 pages
Oct 8, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on October 8, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Oct 8, 2015
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S. 2179 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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