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Department of Veterans Affairs Emergency Medical Staffing Recruitment and Retention Act

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A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to allow the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to modify the hours of employment of physicians and physician assistants employed on a full-time basis by the Department of Veterans Affairs.


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05/21/2015Introduced in Senate

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09/16/2015Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Hearings held. Hearings printed: S.Hrg. 114-212.
05/21/2015Read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
Action By: Senate

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Senate Veterans' Affairs05/21/2015 Referred to
09/16/2015 Hearings by

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Introduced in Senate (05/21/2015)

Department of Veterans Affairs Emergency Medical Staffing Recruitment and Retention Act

This bill authorizes the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to modify the hours of employment for a physician or physician assistant appointed in the VA on a full-time basis to more or less than 80 hours in a biweekly pay period provided the employee's total hours of employment in a calendar year do not exceed 2,080.