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Fort McClellan Health Registry Act

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Official Title as Introduced

To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to establish a registry of certain veterans who were stationed at Fort McClellan, Alabama, and for other purposes.

Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
08/25/2017Introduced in House

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08/25/2017Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Action By: Committee on Veterans' Affairs
08/25/2017Referred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
Action By: House of Representatives
08/25/2017Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Related Documents
House Veterans' Affairs08/25/2017 Referred to
House Veterans' Affairs Subcommittee on Health08/25/2017 Referred to

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Introduced in House (08/25/2017)

Fort McClellan Health Registry Act

This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to establish and maintain a special record to be known as the Fort McClellan Health Registry containing the name of each individual who, while serving in the Armed Forces, was stationed at Fort McClellan, Alabama, during the period beginning on January 1, 1935, and ending on May 20, 1999, and who: (1) applies for care or services from the VA; (2) files a claim for compensation on the basis of any disability which may be associated with such service; (3) dies and is survived by a spouse, child, or parent who files a claim for dependency and indemnity compensation on the basis of such service; (4) requests a health examination from the VA; or (5) receives such health examination and requests inclusion in the registry.

The VA, upon request, shall provide such health examination, as well as consultation and counseling with respect to examination results.

The VA shall: (1) notify individuals in the registry of significant developments in research on the health consequences of potential exposure to a toxic substance or environmental hazard related to service at Fort McClellan; and (2) carry out appropriate outreach activities with respect to such health examinations, consultation, and counseling.