S.Amdt.5190 to H.R.3666104th Congress (1995-1996)
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|Amends Bill:||H.R.3666 — Departments of Veterans Affairs and Housing and Urban Development, and Independent Agencies Appropriations Act, 1997|
|Sponsor:||Sen. Daschle, Thomas A. [D-SD] (Submitted 09/05/1996, Proposed 09/05/1996)|
|Latest Action:||09/05/1996 Amendment SP 5190 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.|
Purpose: S.Amdt. 5190 — 104th Congress (1995-1996)
To provide benefits for certain children of Vietnam veterans who are born with spina bifada, and to offset the cost of such benefits by requiring that there be an element of fault as a precondition for entitlement to compensation for a disability or death resulting from health care or certain other services furnished by the Department of Veterans Affairs.