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Feb 7, 1984
98th Congress, 1983–1984
This bill was introduced on May 9, 1984, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from California
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.
2/7/1984--Introduced.Veterans' Administration Health-Care Program Improvements Act of 1984.Expands the definition of the Vietnam era to include service by veterans in South Vietnam during the period July 8, 1959, through August ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 2269 — 98th Congress: Veterans Administration Health-Care Program Improvements Act of 1984. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/s2269
“S. 2269 — 98th Congress: Veterans Administration Health-Care Program Improvements Act of 1984.” www.GovTrack.us. 1984. October 14, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/s2269>
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