H.R.2571 - To authorize major medical facility projects and major medical facility leases for the Department of Veterans Affairs for fiscal year 1998, and for other purposes.105th Congress (1997-1998)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Stump, Bob [R-AZ-3] (Introduced 09/29/1997)|
|Committees:||House - Veterans' Affairs | Senate - Veterans' Affairs|
|Committee Reports:||H. Rept. 105-291|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 10/07/1997 Received in the Senate and read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans Affairs. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.2571 — 105th Congress (1997-1998)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (09/29/1997)
Authorizes the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to carry out: (1) seismic corrections at the Department of Veterans Affairs medical center in Memphis, Tennessee; (2) seismic corrections and clinical and other improvements to the McClellan Hospital at Mather Field, Sacramento, California; and (3) outpatient improvements at Mare Island, Vallejo, California, and Martinez, California. Specifies the funds that may be used for such purposes.
Authorizes the Secretary to enter into leases for: (1) an information management field office in Birmingham, Alabama; (2) satellite outpatient clinics in Jacksonville, Florida, Boston, Massachusetts, Canton, Ohio, Portland, Oregon, and Tulsa, Oklahoma; and (3) an information resources management field office in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Authorizes appropriations to the Secretary for FY 1998 for the Construction, Major Projects, account and for the Medical Care account.