H.R.3198 - Veterans Dignity in Health Care Act of 1991102nd Congress (1991-1992)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Wise, Robert E., Jr. [D-WV-3] (Introduced 08/01/1991)|
|Committees:||House - Veterans' Affairs|
|Latest Action:||House - 08/01/1991 Referred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.3198 — 102nd Congress (1991-1992)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (08/01/1991)
Veterans Dignity in Health Care Act of 1991 - Grants veterans who are patients or residents in Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) medical centers, nursing homes, and domiciliaries the right to purchase and use tobacco products.
Directs the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to ensure that: (1) each VA facility that maintains a commissary or canteen makes tobacco products available through, and provides patients or residents access to, the commissary or canteen; and (2) each VA facility maintains and provides patients or residents access to an indoor patient smoking area.