H.R.5250 - Veterans Health Care Funding Guarantee Act of 2002107th Congress (2001-2002)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Smith, Christopher H. [R-NJ-4] (Introduced 07/26/2002)|
|Committees:||House - Veterans' Affairs|
|Latest Action:||08/09/2002 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.|
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Summary: H.R.5250 — 107th Congress (2001-2002)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Veterans Health Care Funding Guarantee Act of 2002 - Requires the Secretary of the Treasury to: (1) make available to the Secretary of Veterans Affairs for programs, functions, and activities of the Veterans Health Administration for FY 2004 120 percent of the amount obligated during FY 2002; and (2) adjust the amount provided after FY 2004 based on the number of enrolled veterans and the number of others eligible for and provided care and the percentage increase in the Consumer Price Index.
Introduced in House (07/26/2002)
Repeals, as of October 1, 2003, requirements for the prior congressional approval of funding for Department major medical facilities projects or leases.