S.564 - Veterans Hearing Aid Access and Assistance Act114th Congress (2015-2016)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Moran, Jerry [R-KS] (Introduced 02/25/2015)|
|Committees:||Senate - Veterans' Affairs|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 09/16/2015 Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Hearings held. Hearings printed: S.Hrg. 114-212. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.564 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (02/25/2015)
Veterans Hearing Aid Access and Assistance Act
Authorizes the Secretary of Veterans Affairs (VA) to appoint licensed hearing aid specialists in the Veterans Health Administration.
Requires the Secretary to submit an annual report on: (1) the timely access of veterans to VA hearing health services, and (2) VA contracting policies regarding the provision of hearing health services to veterans in non-VA facilities.