To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to conduct an analysis of the need for women-specific programs that treat and rehabilitate women veterans with drug and alcohol dependency and to carry out a pilot program regarding such programs.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 26th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jan 8, 2020
Length: 6 pages
Jan 8, 2020
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Jan 19, 2021
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 344.
H.R. 5556 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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