Veterans’ Health Care and Benefits Improvement Act of 2016
Public Law 114-315
Public Law 114-315; 130 Stat. 1536, 1569; Dec. 16, 2016; H.R. 6416 (114th Congress)
This Act amended the President’s budget submission under 31 U.S.C. 1105 to add certain Veterans’ Programs for allowable advance appropriations.
H.R. 3128 (99th Congress)
Public Law: Pub. L 114-315
Stat. At Large: 130 Stat. 1536
Enacted: December 16, 2016
Bill Number: H.R. 6416 (114th Congress)
Sponsor: Rep. Roe, David P. [R-TN-1]
Note: See Title VI, §601(b) for advance appropriation provision)]
Applicable Text of Statute
Sec. 601. REQUIREMENT FOR ADVANCE APPROPRIATIONS FOR THE MEDICAL COMMUNITY CARE ACCOUNT OF THE DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS.
(a) In General.—Section 117(c) is amended by adding at the end the following new paragraph:
“(7) Veterans Health Administration, Medical Community Care.”.
(b) Conforming Amendment.—Section 1105(a)(37) of title 31, United States Code, is amended by adding at the end the following new subparagraph:
“(G) Veterans Health Administration, Medical Community Care.”.
(c) Applicability.—The amendments made by this section shall apply to fiscal years beginning on and after October 1, 2017.