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H.R.3383: Caregivers Expansion and Improvement Act of 2013

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 Elizabeth Esty, D-Conn.
Total Cosponsors 31 (30 Democrats, 1 Republican)
Introduced Oct. 30, 2013
Latest Major Action Nov. 12, 2013
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Bill Summary

Caregivers Expansion and Improvement Act of 2013 - Extends to all veterans with a serious service-connected injury the eligibility to participate in the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) program of comprehensive assistance to family caregivers of such veterans. (Under current law, such eligibility is limited to those veterans who incurred such an injury on or after September 11, 2001.)

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Nov. 12, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Oct. 30, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.