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Official Title as Introduced

A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to provide an incentive for severely disabled veterans entitled to an aid and attendance allowance for non-service-connected disabilities to live outside of an institutional setting.

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11/26/1979Introduced in House

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11/26/1979Referred to House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
Action By: House of Representatives
11/26/1979Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

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House Veterans' Affairs11/26/1979 Referred to

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Introduced in House (11/26/1979)

Revises aid and attendance payments for certain disabled war veterans to provide a two-tiered schedule providing higher payments for veterans living independently from a nursing home or other full-time health care facility than for those veterans who are full-time patients at such facilities.