Summary: H.R.1604 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (03/25/2015)

Veterans' Mental Health Care Access Act

This bill amends the Veterans Access, Choice, and Accountability Act of 2014 to make a veteran eligible for mental health care at a non-Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) facility regardless of:

  • the date on which the veteran enrolled in the VA health care system,
  • whether the veteran has attempted to schedule an appointment for such care at a VA facility, or
  • the location of the veteran's residence.