To ensure that an individual who is transitioning from receiving medical treatment furnished by the Secretary of Defense to medical treatment furnished by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs receives the pharmaceutical agents required for such transition.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 16th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Feb 15, 2017
Length: 3 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on February 15, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
May 26, 2016
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5337 (114th).
Feb 15, 2017
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Sep 26, 2017
Considered by Health
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
H.R. 1063 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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