Text: H.R.2814 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)
Public Law No: 114-164 (06/03/2016)
[114th Congress Public Law 164]
[From the U.S. Government Publishing Office]
[[Page 130 STAT. 413]]
Public Law 114-164
To name the Department of Veterans Affairs community-based outpatient
clinic in Sevierville, Tennessee, the Dannie A. Carr Veterans Outpatient
Clinic. <<NOTE: June 3, 2016 - [H.R. 2814]>>
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the
United States of America in Congress assembled,
SECTION 1. FINDINGS.
Congress makes the following findings:
(1) The State of Tennessee, the Volunteer State, holds a
proud tradition of selfless volunteerism to the United States
(2) Specialist Four Dannie A. Carr, of Sevier County,
Tennessee, served with distinction in B Company, 2nd Battalion,
7th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Cavalry Division during the Vietnam
War in defense of the United States.
(3) Specialist Four Dannie A. Carr, twice wounded in battle
and later killed in action by artillery fire on July 3, 1969,
has been duly recognized by the Army, having been awarded the
Bronze Star for Valor and the Purple Heart.
(4) The heroism of Dannie A. Carr is well known and held in
high regard within the community of Sevier County, Tennessee.
(5) The municipalities of Pittman Center, Sevierville,
Pigeon Forge, Gatlinburg, and Sevier County have agreed to and
passed resolutions supporting the renaming of the Department of
Veterans Affairs community-based outpatient clinic in Sevier
County, Tennessee, in honor of Specialist Four Dannie Arthur
SEC. 2. NAME OF DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS COMMUNITY-BASED
OUTPATIENT CLINIC, SEVIERVILLE, TENNESSEE.
The Department of Veterans Affairs community-based outpatient
clinic located at 1124 Blanton Drive, Sevierville, Tennessee, shall
after the date of the enactment of this Act be known and designated as
the ``Dannie A. Carr Veterans Outpatient Clinic''. Any reference to such
community-based outpatient clinic in any law, regulation, map, document,
record, or other paper of the United
[[Page 130 STAT. 414]]
States shall be considered to be a reference to the Dannie A. Carr
Veterans Outpatient Clinic.
Approved June 3, 2016.
LEGISLATIVE HISTORY--H.R. 2814:
CONGRESSIONAL RECORD, Vol. 162 (2016):
Mar. 1, considered and passed House.
May 18, considered and passed Senate.