Summary: H.R.240 — 108th Congress (2003-2004)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.240. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (01/08/2003)

Veterans Prescription Drug Equity Act - Requires the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to furnish prescription drugs ordered by a duly licensed physician or other health-care professional to a veteran if: (1) the veteran has made an appointment to see a Department of Veterans Affairs physician for the sole purpose of obtaining a prescription for the treatment of any illness or injury; and (2) at least 30 days has elapsed without the veteran obtaining the prescription.