S. 2269 (98th): Veterans Administration Health-Care Program Improvements Act of 1984

Introduced:

Feb 7, 1984
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 9, 1984, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Alan Cranston

Senator from California

Democrat

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to improve various aspects of Veterans' Administration health-care programs and to provide eligibility to new categories of persons for readjustment counseling from the Veterans' Administration; and to require the Administrator of Veterans' Affairs and the Secretaries of Defense and of Health and Human Services to submit a report on alternatives for providing Federal benefits and services to individuals who, as civilians, provided the services to the United States Armed Forces in Vietnam during the Vietnam era; and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Feb 7, 1984
 
Introduced

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May 9, 1984
 
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