S.1147 - Chiropractic Care Available to All Veterans Act of 2011112th Congress (2011-2012)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Blumenthal, Richard [D-CT] (Introduced 06/06/2011)|
|Committees:||Senate - Veterans' Affairs|
|Latest Action:||06/08/2011 Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Hearings held.|
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Summary: S.1147 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (06/06/2011)
Chiropractic Care Available to All Veterans Act of 2011 - Amends the Department of Veterans Affairs Health Care Programs Enhancement Act of 2001 to require a program under which the Secretary of Veterans Affairs provides chiropractic care and services to veterans through Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) medical centers and clinics to be carried out at: (1) no fewer than 75 medical centers by December 31, 2012; and (2) all medical centers by December 31, 2014.
Includes chiropractic examinations and services within required VA medical, rehabilitative, and preventive health care services.