H. R. 1125
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
February 18, 2021
Miss González-Colón introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs
To amend the VA MISSION Act of 2018 to expand the veterans healing veterans medical access and scholarship program to include more students and schools.
Veterans Healing Veterans Medical Access and Scholarship Program
Section 304 of the VA MISSION Act of 2018 (Public Law 115–182; 38 U.S.C. 7601 note) is amended—
in subsection (a), by striking
18 eligible veterans and inserting
28 eligible veterans; and
in subsection (g)—
in the subsection heading, by striking
Covered medical schools and inserting
in paragraph (1), by redesignating subparagraphs (A) through (E) as clauses (i) through (v), respectively (and by moving such clauses two ems to the right);
by redesignating paragraphs (1) through (5) as subparagraphs (A) through (E), respectively (and by moving such subparagraphs two ems to the right);
section, the term and inserting the following:
Covered medical school
by adding at the end the following:
University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine.
Universidad Central del Caribe School of Medicine.
San Juan Bautista School of Medicine.
Ponce Health Sciences University.
University of Texas Health Sciences Center at San Antonio.
State has the meaning given that term in section 101 of title 38, United States Code.