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S. 1282: A bill to redesignate certain clinics of the Department of Veterans Affairs located in Montana.

The text of the bill below is as of May 22, 2018 (Passed Congress).


One Hundred Fifteenth Congress of the United States of America

2d Session

S. 1282

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

AN ACT

To redesignate certain clinics of the Department of Veterans Affairs located in Montana.

1.

Redesignation of certain Department of Veterans Affairs Clinics in Montana

(a)

David J. Thatcher VA Clinic

(1)

Designation

The clinic of the Department of Veterans Affairs located at 2687 Palmer Street in Missoula, Montana, shall after the date of the enactment of this Act be known and designated as the David J. Thatcher VA Clinic.

(2)

References

Any reference in any law, regulation, map, document, paper, or other record of the United States to the clinic referred to in paragraph (1) shall be considered to be a reference to the David J. Thatcher VA Clinic.

(b)

Dr. Joseph Medicine Crow VA Clinic

(1)

Designation

The clinic of the Department of Veterans Affairs located at 1775 Spring Creek Lane in Billings, Montana, shall after the date of the enactment of this Act be known and designated as the Dr. Joseph Medicine Crow VA Clinic.

(2)

References

Any reference in any law, regulation, map, document, paper, or other record of the United States to the clinic referred to in paragraph (1) shall be considered to be a reference to the Dr. Joseph Medicine Crow VA Clinic.

(3)

Public display of name

(A)

In general

Any local public display of the name of the clinic referred to in paragraph (1) carried out by the United States or through the use of Federal funds shall include the English name, Dr. Joseph Medicine Crow, and the Crow name, Dakaak Baako, of Dr. Joseph Medicine Crow.

(B)

Local display

For purposes of subparagraph (A), a local public display of the name of the clinic referred to in paragraph (1) includes a display inside the clinic, on the campus of the clinic, and in the community surrounding the clinic, such as signs directing individuals to the clinic.

(c)

Benjamin Charles Steele VA Clinic

(1)

Designation

The clinic of the Department of Veterans Affairs located at 1766 Majestic Lane in Billings, Montana, shall after the date of the enactment of this Act be known and designated as the Benjamin Charles Steele VA Clinic.

(2)

References

Any reference in any law, regulation, map, document, paper, or other record of the United States to the clinic referred to in paragraph (1) shall be considered to be a reference to the Benjamin Charles Steele VA Clinic.

Speaker of the House of Representatives

Vice President of the United States and President of the Senate