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Official Title as Introduced

To amend title 38, United States Code, to enable the Department of Veterans Affairs to recover costs of medical care from third parties in the same manner as if the health care system of the Department were a preferred provider organization.


Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
09/17/2002Introduced in House

All Actions (3)

Date All Actions
10/18/2002Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Action By: Committee on Veterans' Affairs
09/17/2002Referred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
Action By: House of Representatives
09/17/2002Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (1)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Evans, Lane [D-IL-17]* 09/17/2002

Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Veterans' Affairs09/17/2002 Referred to
House Veterans' Affairs Subcommittee on Health10/18/2002 Referred to

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Introduced in House (09/17/2002)

Prohibits the absence of a participation agreement or other contractual arrangement entered into by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs under a health-plan contract or with a preferred provider organization from being used to, or operating to, prevent, or reduce the amount of, any veterans' medical care cost recovery or collection by the United States.