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Short Titles as Introduced

Veterans' Traumatic Brain Injury Rehabilitative Services' Improvements Act of 2011

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Official Title as Introduced

To amend title 38, United States Code, to improve the provision of rehabilitative services for veterans with traumatic brain injury, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (1)

Date
05/11/2011Introduced in House

All Actions (6)

Date
07/28/2011Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee (Amended) by Voice Vote .
Action By: House Veterans' Affairs Subcommittee on Health
07/28/2011Subcommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Action By: House Veterans' Affairs Subcommittee on Health
07/25/2011Subcommittee Hearings Held.
Action By: House Veterans' Affairs Subcommittee on Health
05/25/2011Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Action By: Committee on Veterans' Affairs
05/11/2011Referred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
Action By: House of Representatives
05/11/2011Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Veterans' Affairs05/11/2011 Referred to
House Veterans' Affairs Subcommittee on Health05/25/2011 Referred to
07/25/2011 Hearings by
07/28/2011 Markup by
07/28/2011 Reported by

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Introduced in House (05/11/2011)

Veterans' Traumatic Brain Injury Rehabilitative Services' Improvements Act of 2011 - Includes within a program of individualized rehabilitation and reintegration plans for veterans with traumatic brain injury (TBI): (1) the goal of maximizing the individual's independence and quality of life, and (2) improving such veterans' behavioral and mental health functioning.

Requires the inclusion of rehabilitative services in a Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) comprehensive program of long-term care for veterans' TBI that has residential, community, and home-based components utilizing interdisciplinary treatment teams.