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Feb 23, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984
This bill was introduced on April 20, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Wyoming
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.
6/28/1983--Indefinitely postponed in Senate.(Measure indefinitely postponed in Senate, H.R. 2920 passed in lieu) Veterans' Health Care and Programs Improvement Act of 1983 - TitleI - Veterans Administration Health Care ProgramsAuthorizes ... Read more >
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Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 21, 1983
Reported by Committee
Last Action: Apr 20, 1983
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