H.Amdt.255 to H.R.2620107th Congress (2001-2002)
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|Amends Bill:||H.R.2620 — Departments of Veterans Affairs and Housing and Urban Development, and Independent Agencies Appropriations Act, 2002|
|Sponsor:||Rep. Filner, Bob [D-CA-50] (Offered 07/26/2001)|
|Latest Action:||07/26/2001 Mr. Walsh raised a point of order against the Filner amendments (A010). The amendments sought to change existing law and constituted legislation in an appropriations bill. The Chair sustained the point of order.|
Description: H.Amdt. 255 — 107th Congress (2001-2002)
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An amendment comprised of 4 amendments offered en bloc to provide $1.7 billion for "Medical Care" for veterans; $3 million for establishment of a presumption of service-connection for the occurence of Hepatitis C in veterans; $24 million for "Medical Research"; and $871.7 million for "Readjustment Benefits". Funds would be designated as emergency in nature.
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