Summary: H.R.5551 — 98th Congress (1983-1984)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (05/01/1984)

Extends from FY 1984 to FY 1985 the authority of the Administrator of Veterans Affairs to contract for hospital care or medical services in Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands without reference to patient loads or incidence of provision of medical services for veterans treated by the Veterans Administration in the contiguous 48 States.

Expands the amount of authorizations available for the research and education activities of Veterans Administration geriatric centers.