Resource Type:

Veterans Legislation

Provided By:

Rep. Perry, Scott (R-PA-10)

This bill would would require the VA to expand an already-approved VA option for Stellate Ganglion Bloc (SGB) therapy as a frontline treatment for PTSD. Currently, the VA requires a Veteran to fail other treatments before being approved for SGB.

Latest status: House – 03/08/2021 Referred to the Committee on Armed Services, and in addition to the Committee on Veterans’ Affairs, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.