To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to conduct outreach to veterans regarding the effect of delayed payments of claims for emergency medical care furnished by non-Department of Veterans Affairs medical providers by the Office of Community Care and to direct the Secretary to submit to Congress an annual report regarding such delayed payments.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for North Carolina's 7th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 12, 2018
Length: 7 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on April 12, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“ICYMI: Congressman Rouzer testifies in front of VA Committee”
— Rep. David Rouzer [R-NC7] (Sponsor) on May 17, 2018
Apr 12, 2018
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May 23, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3012.
H.R. 5500 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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