H.R.2974: To amend title 38, United States Code, to provide for the eligibility for beneficiary travel for veterans seeking treatment or care for military sexual trauma in specialized outpatient or residential programs at facilities of the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about armed forces and national security
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Sponsor Jackie Walorski, R-Ind.
Total Cosponsors 6 (5 Democrats, 1 Republican)
Introduced Aug. 1, 2013
Latest Major Action March 27, 2014
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Bill Summary

Makes eligible for beneficiary travel through the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) a veteran whose travel to a specialized outpatient or residential program at a VA facility is in connection with treatment or care for military sexual trauma.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
March 27, 2014 Subcommittee Hearings Held.
Aug. 13, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Aug. 1, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.