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H.R. 1564 (115th): VA Beneficiary Travel Act of 2017

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To amend section 504 of the Veterans' Benefits Improvements Act of 1996 to specify the funding source for travel related to examinations by physicians not employed by the Department of Veterans Affairs regarding medical disabilities of applicants for benefits under title 38, United States Code, to codify section 504 of the Veterans' Benefits Improvements Act of 1996, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Jack Bergman

Sponsor. Representative for Michigan's 1st congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Mar 16, 2017
Length: 3 pages
Introduced:

Mar 16, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 16, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

History

Mar 16, 2017
 
Introduced

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Apr 27, 2017
 
Considered by Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs

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H.R. 1564 (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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