S. 2534 (96th): Veterans’ Administration Health-Care Program Amendments of 1980

Introduced:

Apr 2, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 15, 1980, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Alan Cranston

Senator from California

Democrat

See Instead:

H.R. 7102 (same title)
Enacted — Veto Overridden — Aug 26, 1980

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to promote the recruitment and retention of physicians, dentists, nurses, and other health-care personnel in the Veterans Administration's Department of Medicine and Surgery, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Apr 2, 1980
 
Introduced

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May 15, 1980
 
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