H.R.3948 - Veterans Access to Health Care Act109th Congress (2005-2006)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Brown, Sherrod [D-OH-13] (Introduced 09/29/2005)|
|Committees:||House - Veterans' Affairs|
|Latest Action:||10/06/2005 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.|
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Summary: H.R.3948 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (09/29/2005)
Veterans Access to Health Care Act - Eliminates a $3 per round-trip deductible charged by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs in connection with the veterans beneficiary travel program (a program authorizing a travel allowance or reimbursement for beneficiaries providing transportation for veterans to obtain medical care).
Directs the Secretary, in determining the amount of such allowance or reimbursement, to use the House of Representatives mileage reimbursement rate.