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      house Committees
      House Committee on Veterans' Affairs
      Health
    IntroducedJuly 31st, 2009

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Official Title

To provide for automatic enrollment of veterans returning from combat zones into the VA medical system, and for other purposes.

Summary

Directs the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to automatically enroll in the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) medical system certain veterans who served on active duty in combat operations during a period of war after the Persian Gulf War or in combat against a hostile force during a period of hostilities after November 11, 1998. Gives such veterans the option of declining enrollment.

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