Advance Appropriation Now Law

February 2010
PN;Feb2010, Vol. 64 Issue 2, p33
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The article reports that U.S. President Barack Obama signed the Veterans Health Care Budget Reform and Transparency Act into law in October 2009. The bill makes funding for healthcare programs overseen by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) an advance appropriation that guarantees sufficient and predictable funding. Information on the passage of the bill in the U.S. Congress is provided.


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