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July 18, 2011, 8:00 pm ET - Amendment SA 564 proposed by Senator Coburn.
July 19, 2011, 8:00 pm ET - Considered by Senate.
July 20, 2011, 12:53 pm ET - On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 564 to H.R. 2055 (Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012)

Full Text of this Amendment

SA 564. Mr. COBURN submitted an amendment intended to be proposed by him to the bill H.R. 2055, making appropriations for military construction, the Department of Veterans Affairs, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2012, and for other purposes; as follows:

On page 112, between lines 2 and 3, insert the following:
Sec. 230. (a) Section 1116(b) of title 38, United States Code, is amended--
(1) in paragraph (1), by striking "positive association" and inserting "causal relationship"; and
(2) by striking paragraph (3).
(b) The amendments made by subsection (a) shall apply with respect to determinations made by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs under section 1116 of such title after the date of the enactment of this Act.


(As printed in the Congressional Record for the Senate on Jul 19, 2011.)