To amend title 38, United States Code, to furnish hospital care and medical services to veterans and dependents who were stationed at military installations at which the veterans and dependents were exposed to perfluorooctanoic acid or other per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances, to provide for a presumption of service connection for certain veterans who were stationed at military installations at which the veterans were exposed to such substances, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Michigan's 5th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Sep 28, 2018
Length: 10 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on September 28, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Sep 28, 2018
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Apr 4, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2102.
H.R. 6993 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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