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Official Title as Introduced

A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to provide that a member of the Armed Forces who dies while on active duty shall be considered to be a veteran for purposes of the entitlement of such member's survivors to medical care under the Civilian Health and Medical Program of the Veterans' Administration.

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08/10/1978Introduced in House

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08/10/1978Referred to House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
Action By: House of Representatives
08/10/1978Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

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House Veterans' Affairs08/10/1978 Referred to

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Introduced in House (08/10/1978)

Provides that persons who died while on active military duty are to be considered veterans for the purpose of providing certain medical benefits to their widows or surviving children.