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senate Bill S. 115

Veterans Transplant Coverage Act

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      senate Committees
      Committee on Veterans' Affairs
    IntroducedJanuary 12th, 2017

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Title

Veterans Transplant Coverage Act

Official Title

A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to authorize the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to provide for an operation on a live donor for purposes of conducting a transplant procedure for a veteran, and for other purposes.

Summary

Veterans Transplant Coverage Act This bill authorizes the Department of Veterans Affairs to provide for an operation on a live donor to carry out a transplant procedure for an eligible veteran, notwithstanding that the live donor may not be eligible for VA health care. The VA shall furnish to such a donor any care or services that may be required before and after such procedure.

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