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      house Committees
      House Committee on Veterans' Affairs
      Health
    IntroducedJune 4th, 2009

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Title

Health Care for Family Caregivers Act of 2009

Official Title

To amend section 1781 of title 38, United States Code, to provide medical care to family members of disabled veterans who serve as caregivers to such veterans.

Summary

Health Care for Family Caregivers Act of 2009 - Authorizes the Secretary of Veterans Affairs (VA) to provide medical care to a family member of a disabled veteran who provides caregiver services to the veteran for such disability. Prohibits the caregiver from being subject to deductibles, premiums, copayments, or other fees for such care.

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