H.R.3053: Healthcare for our Heroes Act

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Sponsor Kyrsten Sinema, D-Ariz.
Total Cosponsors 1 (All Republicans)
Introduced Aug. 2, 2013
Latest Major Action Aug. 15, 2013
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Bill Summary

Healthcare for our Heroes Act - Authorizes the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to furnish scholarships to new participants in the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Health Professionals Educational Assistance Scholarship Program until December 31, 2016 (currently, December 31, 2014).

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Aug. 15, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Aug. 2, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.