H.R.3647: To amend title 38, United States Code, to improve the provision of guide dogs to veterans blinded by a service-connected injury.

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about armed forces and national security
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Sponsor Mark Amodei, R-Nev.
Total Cosponsors 0
Introduced Dec. 4, 2013
Latest Major Action May 5, 2014
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Bill Summary

Requires the Secretary of Veterans Affairs (VA) to provide trained guide dogs to veterans who are blind by reason of a service-connected disability, are enrolled for VA hospital care and medical services, and elect to receive such a dog.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
May 5, 2014 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Dec. 4, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.