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H.R.1725 — 115th Congress (2017-2018) To amend title 38, United States Code, to improve the treatment of medical evidence provided by non-Department of Veterans Affairs medical professionals in support of claims for disability compensation under the laws administered by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Walz, Timothy J. [D-MN-1]
Referred to the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs.
Action By: House of Representatives Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives As of 03/24/2017
I personally am being affected by this legislation as I am a veteran of Operation. I am hoping that this legislation does pass because we so not receive much care as veterans after serving the nation.