As of 02/21/2019 text has not been received for S.3006 - A bill to require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to use existing authorities to furnish health care at non-Department of Veterans Affairs facilities to veterans who live more than 40 miles driving distance from the closest medical facility of the Department that furnishes the care sought by the veteran.

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A bill to require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to use existing authorities to furnish health care at non-Department of Veterans Affairs facilities to veterans who live more than 40 miles driving distance from the closest medical facility of the Department that furnishes the care sought by the veteran.


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Date
12/11/2014Introduced in Senate

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Date
12/11/2014Read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
Action By: Senate

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
Senate Veterans' Affairs12/11/2014 Referred to

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Introduced in Senate (12/11/2014)

Directs the Secretary of Veterans Affairs (VA) to use the Secretary's existing authority to furnish health care to veterans at non-VA facilities to provide health care at non-VA facilities to veterans who reside more than 40 miles driving distance from the closest VA medical facility providing the care they seek.