S.117: Lane Evans Veterans Health and Benefits Improvement Act of 2007

About This Bill

  • This bill was introduced in the 110th Congress
  • This bill is primarily about congress
  • Introduced Jan. 4, 2007
  • Latest Major Action Aug. 2, 2007

Bill Summary

Lane Evans Veterans Health and Benefits Improvement Act of 2007 - Makes a veteran who served on active duty during a period of war eligible for a mental health evaluation and hospital care, medical services, nursing home care, and family and marital counseling for any identified mental health condition, notwithstanding insufficient medical evidence to conclude that the condition is attributable to such service. Requires: (1) post-deployment...

(Source: Library of Congress)

What Lawmakers Are Saying About This Bill

There are 2 statements associated with S.117.

Bill Actions

Date Description
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure.
Read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure.
Jan. 4, 2007

Introduced in the Senate by Barack Obama (D-Ill.)

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