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H.R. 5098 (115th): Expanding Wounded in Action Notification Act

The text of the bill below is as of Feb 26, 2018 (Introduced).


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115th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 5098

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

February 26, 2018

(for himself and Ms. Stefanik) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Armed Services

A BILL

To amend title 10, United States Code, to improve the notification to Congress of the hospitalization of combat-wounded members of the Armed Forces.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Expanding Wounded in Action Notification Act.

2.

Improvement to the notification to of hospitalization of combat-wounded members of the Armed Forces

Section 1074l(a) of title 10, United States Code, is amended by striking admitted to a military treatment facility within the United States and inserting admitted to any military treatment facility.