CRS Issue Statement on Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations

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The closing, reduction in scope, or expansion of military installations on domestic soil and overseas, the privatization of government-built military housing, the provision of benefits and medical care to eligible veterans, and the redeployment of military units to the United States from overseas garrisons have drawn congressional attention in recent sessions. The funds to support all of these activities are provided by the Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act debated annually in both chambers.

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Location(s): United States
Creation Date: January 15, 2010
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Creator (Author):
Else, Daniel H.

Specialist in National Defense

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Panangala, Sidath Viranga

Analyst in Veterans Policy

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Scott, Christine

Specialist in Social Policy

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: January 15, 2010
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United States
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The closing, reduction in scope, or expansion of military installations on domestic soil and overseas, the privatization of government-built military housing, the provision of benefits and medical care to eligible veterans, and the redeployment of military units to the United States from overseas garrisons have drawn congressional attention in recent sessions. The funds to support all of these activities are provided by the Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act debated annually in both chambers.

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2 pages.

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