Veterans' Administration Medical Facilities Construction: Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Hospitals and Health Care of the Committee on Veterans' Affairs, House of Representatives, Ninety-seventh Congress, Second Session, April 1, 1982

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Page 115 - Government facilities permit, to furnish hospitalization and necessary traveling expenses to veterans of any war, military occupation, or military expedition since 1897, not dishonorably discharged without regard to the nature or origin of their disabilities : Provided, That preference to admission to any Government hospital for hospitalization under the provisions of this subdivision shall be given to those veterans who are financially unable to pay for hospitalization and their necessary traveling...
Page 105 - Mr. Chairman and members of the subcommittee, it is a privilege for me to appear before you again, and I appreciate this opportunity to discuss with you our appropriation request for fiscal year 1974.
Page 7 - Frenzel. STATEMENT OF HON. BILL FRENZEL, A REPRESENTATIVE IN CONGRESS FROM THE STATE OF MINNESOTA Mr. FRENZEL. Thank you very much, Mr. Chairman.
Page 103 - ... generation of the national will to which the National Advisory Commission on Civil Disorders refers. Senator CLARK. My reason for disagreeing with you, Mr. Secretary, is because I think you know from your long experience, as I do, that Congress does not speak as a unit. Congress is a conglomeration of 435 Members of the House and 100 Members of the Senate who sometimes respond to leadership and sometimes do not. In the present instance what I know is the same as you know, what I read in the newspapers....
Page 115 - The Director is further authorized, so far as he shall find that existing Government facilities permit, to furnish hospitalization and necessary traveling expense to veterans of any war, military occupation, or military expedition since 1897, not dishonorably discharged, without regard to the nature or origin of their disability...
Page 5 - STATEMENT OF HON. HENRY B. GONZALEZ, A REPRESENTATIVE IN CONGRESS FROM THE STATE OF TEXAS Mr. GONZALEZ. Thank you very much, Mr. Chairman.
Page 8 - STATEMENT OF HON. MARTIN OLAV SABO, A REPRESENTATIVE IN CONGRESS FROM THE STATE OF MINNESOTA Mr. SABO. Thank you, Mr. Chairman and members of the subcommittee.
Page 9 - ... the room. I know we had scheduled you for 11 am but we will get you up here as the next man up. Mr. Hansen has been sitting here all morning. We will get to him and then we will get right to you, Jim. By the way, if you have a statement, Mr. Hansen, of course the statement will be made a part of the record and you may proceed as you see fit. STATEMENT OF HON. ORVAL HANSEN, A REPRESENTATIVE IN CONGRESS FROM THE STATE OF IDAHO Mr.
Page 54 - October 1 of each year by the state departments of the American Legion, the Disabled American Veterans, the Veterans of Foreign Wars, and the...
Page 71 - The reverse applies: by the way in which a society behaves towards its old people it uncovers the naked, and often carefully hidden, truth about its real principles and aims.

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