H.R. 4623 (99th): Veterans’ Health-Care Amendments of 1986

Introduced:

Apr 17, 1986
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on August 6, 1986 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Robert Edgar
Representative for Pennsylvania's 7th congressional district
Democrat

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to improve readjustment counseling for Vietnam-era veterans.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 5299 (Related)
Veterans’ Benefits Improvement and Health Care Authorization Act of 1986

Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 28, 1986

H.R. 4839 (Related)
A bill to establish a pilot program for the improvement of the efficiency and ...

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jul 29, 1986

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History

Introduced
Apr 17, 1986
Reported by Committee
Jul 29, 1986
Passed House
Aug 6, 1986

Details

Cosponsors
34 cosponsors (20D, 14R) (show)
Committee Assignments
Health

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Votes

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