To amend title 38, United States Code, to require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to pay the reasonable costs of urgent care provided to certain veterans, to establish cost-sharing amounts for veterans receiving care at an emergency room of the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Louisiana's 3rd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 6, 2017
Length: 6 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on June 6, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Jun 6, 2017
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H.R. 2785 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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