Summary: S.1627 — 102nd Congress (1991-1992)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for S.1627. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

Shown Here:
Introduced in Senate (08/02/1991)

Veterans Dignity in Health Care Act of 1991 - Directs the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to ensure that any veteran who is furnished hospital, nursing home, or domiciliary care in a Department of Veterans Affairs (Department) facility shall be entitled to purchase and consume tobacco products there.

Requires the Department to maintain, and veterans being treated to have access to: (1) a commissary or canteen for the purchase of such products; and (2) a suitable indoor area for consumption of the products.