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Short Titles as Introduced

Veterans Health Care Budget Reform Act of 2008

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A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to authorize advance appropriations for certain medical care accounts of the Department of Veterans Affairs by providing two-fiscal year budget authority.

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09/18/2008Introduced in Senate

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09/18/2008Read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs. (text of measure as introduced: CR S9038)
Action By: Senate
09/18/2008Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR S9037-9038)
Action By: Senate

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Senate Veterans' Affairs09/18/2008 Referred to

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Introduced in Senate (09/18/2008)

Veterans Health Care Budget Reform Act of 2008 - Requires, beginning with FY2010, a two-fiscal-year budget authority for the following accounts of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA): (1) Medical Services; (2) Medical Administration; and (3) Medical Facilities.

Requires the Comptroller General to conduct a study on the adequacy and accuracy of VA baseline model projections for health care expenditures.