H.R.4367 - To amend title 38, United States Code, to authorize the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to provide priority health care to veterans who received one or more nasopharyngeal radium irradiation treatments during active military, naval, or air service.105th Congress (1997-1998)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Evans, Lane [D-IL-17] (Introduced 07/31/1998)|
|Committees:||House - Veterans' Affairs|
|Latest Action:||08/12/1998 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.4367 — 105th Congress (1997-1998)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (07/31/1998)
Directs the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to furnish hospital care and medical services, and authorizes the Secretary to furnish nursing home care, to any veteran who received one or more nasopharyngeal radium irradiation treatments while serving in active military service between January 1, 1940, and December 31, 1965.
Authorizes the Secretary to examine, and include in the Department of Veterans Affairs Ionizing Radiation Registry Program, any such veteran.