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Amounts in new budget authority:
Total of bill as reported to the
Amount of 2021 appropriations... 272,757,216,000
Amount of 2022 budget estimate... 307,065,976,000
Bill as recommended to
2021 appropriations... +35,420,543,000
2022 budget estimate... +1,111,783,000
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Purpose of the Bill
The Committee recommends new budget authority totaling
APPROPRIATIONS FOR FISCAL YEAR 2022
Budget request --
New budget authority...
Previous advances provided for fiscal year 2022 for medical care...
94,183,260,000 -- 94,183,260,000
Previous advances provided for fiscal year 2022 for appropriated mandatories...
145,311,218,000 -- 145,311,218,000
Less advances provided for fiscal year 2023 for medical care... 111,287,000,000 -- 111,287,000,000
Less advances provided for fiscal year 2023 for appropriated mandatories... 156,586,190,000 -- 156,586,190,000
Total appropriations for fiscal year 2022. 110,814,074,305 -- 112,876,857,305
Overview and Summary of Bill
For America's 19.5 million veterans, the bill provides the necessary funding for veterans benefits and healthcare, from prescription drugs and clinical services to the construction of hospitals and other medical facilities throughout the Nation.
The bill also funds veterans cemeteries in
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