DART-GRANBERG-SCOTT-GASH-SILVA, SLONE, PUGH,
PHELPS, BROSNAHAN, DAVIS,STEVE, NOVAK, MEYER,
O'BRIEN, FRITCHEY AND DAVIS,MONIQUE.
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Department of Veterans Affairs Act. Provides that the
Department shall create a program that would enable State veterans
facilities to provide treatment for veterans with the Persian Gulf War
FISCAL NOTE (Dept. of Veterans' Affairs)
The fiscal impact would be astronomical to the State due to
restructuring and additional medical equipment and staff.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Deletes the amendatory provisions of the bill. Provides instead
that the Department of Veterans' Affairs shall encourage the State to
implement more programs to address the issues of Persian Gulf Veterans
by creating a 9-member commission from members of the General
Assembly, representatives of veterans' organizations, and a
representative of the Department. Provides that the commission
members shall serve without compensation.
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 90-0142
Last action date: 97-07-23
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 1 SENATE - 0
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