Feb 23, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on April 20, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Wyoming
About the bill
A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to provide for adult day health care services for veterans, to authorize the Veterans' Administration to administer a community residential care program, to establish a presumption of service-connection for former prisoners of war suffering from dysthymic disorder and to revise and clarify eligibility for reimbursement of expenses of travel for Veterans' Administration health care.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 578 — 98th Congress: Veterans Health Care and Programs Improvement Act of 1983. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/s578
“S. 578 — 98th Congress: Veterans Health Care and Programs Improvement Act of 1983.” www.GovTrack.us. 1983. August 31, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/s578>
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