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H.R.921: Chiropractic Care Available to All Veterans Act

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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 Michael H. Michaud, D-Maine
Total Cosponsors 35 (24 Democrats, 11 Republicans)
Introduced Feb. 28, 2013
Latest Major Action March 8, 2013
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Bill Summary

Chiropractic Care Available to All Veterans Act - Amends the Department of Veterans Affairs Health Care Programs Enhancement Act of 2001 to require a program under which the Secretary of Veterans Affairs provides chiropractic care and services to veterans through Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) medical centers and clinics to be carried out at: (1) no fewer than 75 medical centers by December 31, 2014, and (2) all medical centers by December 31, 2016.

Includes chiropractic examinations and services within required VA medical, rehabilitative, and preventive health care services.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
March 8, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Feb. 28, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.