H.R.2323 - A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to extend by three years the period during which Vietnam-era veterans may request psychological readjustment counseling from the Veterans' Administration and to direct the Administrator of Veterans' Affairs to carry out a comprehensive study of the prevalence of post-traumatic stress disorder and related readjustment problems among Vietnam-era veterans.98th Congress (1983-1984)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Evans, Lane [D-IL-17] (Introduced 03/24/1983)|
|Committees:||House - Veterans' Affairs|
|Latest Action:||House - 05/05/1983 Clean Bill H.R.2920 Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee in Lieu. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.2323 — 98th Congress (1983-1984)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (03/24/1983)
Extends by three years, from FY 1984 to FY 1987, the period during which Vietnam-era veterans may request psychological readjustment counseling from the Veterans Administration.
Directs the Administrator of Veterans Affairs to conduct a comprehensive study of the readjustment of Vietnam-era veterans to civilian life. Requires that such study include a nationwide survey of the prevalence and incidence of post-traumatic stress disorder and related readjustment problems among such veterans and a survey of their health status in relation to that of the general population.
Directs the Administrator to report to Congress on such study by December 31, 1985.