MEDICAL BILLS IN CONGRESS
Changes in Status.—
H. R. 4853 has been reported to the Senate, proposing to authorize the hospitalization of retired officers and enlisted men who are war veterans on a parity with other war veterans. H. R. 4905 has been reported to the Senate, proposing to facilitate standardization and uniformity of procedure relating to the determination of service connection of injuries or diseases alleged to have been incurred in or aggravated by active service in a war, campaign or expedition. H. R. 6135 was reported to the House with recommendation that it pass, proposing to authorize an additional appropriation of $150,000,000 to construct community facilities in defense areas, including hospitals, health centers and clinics. Subsequently the authorization for the additional appropriation contemplated by this bill was included in another pending bill, H. R. 6128, and that bill has passed the House.
ORGANIZATION SECTION. JAMA. 1941;117(25):2178. doi:10.1001/jama.1941.02820510066023
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