Summary: S.1588 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for S.1588. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in Senate (10/28/2013)

Expands eligibility for reimbursement from the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) for emergency medical treatment furnished in a non-VA facility to include veterans that were unable to receive care from the VA within the 24-month period preceding such treatment because of a waiting period imposed by the VA with respect to a new patient examination.