Senate Bill 3812
116th Congress(2019-2020)
A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to expand eligibility for hospital care, medical services, and nursing home care from the Department of Veterans Affairs to include veterans of World War II.
Introduced
Introduced
Introduced in Senate on May 21, 2020
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S. 3812 (Introduced-in-Senate)


116th CONGRESS
2d Session
S. 3812


To amend title 38, United States Code, to expand eligibility for hospital care, medical services, and nursing home care from the Department of Veterans Affairs to include veterans of World War II.


IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

May 21, 2020

Mr. Menendez (for himself, Mr. Cramer, Mr. Daines, and Mr. Booker) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs


A BILL

To amend title 38, United States Code, to expand eligibility for hospital care, medical services, and nursing home care from the Department of Veterans Affairs to include veterans of World War II.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. Expansion of eligibility for hospital care, medical services, and nursing home care from the Department of Veterans Affairs to include veterans of World War II.

Section 1710(a)(2)(E) of title 38, United States Code, is amended by striking “of the Mexican border period or of World War I;” and inserting “of—

“(i) the Mexican border period;

“(ii) World War I; or

“(iii) World War II;”.