S. 2417: Tribal Veterans Health Care Enhancement Act

A bill to amend the Indian Health Care Improvement Act to allow the Indian Health Service to cover the cost of a copayment of an Indian or Alaska Native veteran receiving medical care or services from the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.

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Dec 17, 2015


Reported by Committee on Jun 8, 2016

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on June 8, 2016.


John Thune

Senior Senator from South Dakota



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Last Updated: Dec 17, 2015
Length: 8 pages


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Dec 17, 2015

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Jun 8, 2016
Reported by Committee

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S. 2417 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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