S.1106 - Selected Reserve Continuum of Care Act111th Congress (2009-2010)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Lincoln, Blanche L. [D-AR] (Introduced 05/20/2009)|
|Committees:||Senate - Armed Services|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 05/20/2009 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Armed Services. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.1106 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (05/20/2009)
Selected Reserve Continuum of Care Act - Directs (current law authorizes) the Secretary of the military department concerned to provide certain medical and dental services to members of the Selected Reserve and Individual Ready Reserve not otherwise eligible for such services if a qualified health professional determines that the services are necessary to ensure that the member meets applicable standards of medical and dental readiness. Provides funding for such services through the Defense Health Program.
Requires (current law authorizes) the Department of Defense (DOD) to provide, to each member of the Ready Reserve ordered to active duty of more than 30 days, necessary medical and dental screening and care to ensure that the member meets applicable medical and dental standards for deployment.