To amend title 10, United States Code, to include a single comprehensive disability examination as part of the required Department of Defense physical examination for separating members of the Armed Forces, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Virginia's 1st congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Mar 29, 2017
Length: 3 pages
Mar 29, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 29, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Nov 3, 2015
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3885 (114th).
Mar 29, 2017
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H.R. 1799 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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