S. 1492 (100th): A bill to name the Veterans’ Administration Medical Center in Shreveport, Louisiana, as the “Overton Brooks Veterans’ Administration Medical Center”.


Jul 14, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 14, 1987, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Johnston Jr.

Senator from Louisiana


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Summary (CRS)

7/14/1987--Introduced.Designates the Veterans Administration Medical Center in Shreveport, Louisiana, as the Overton Brooks Veterans Administration Medical Center. Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 14, 1987

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1492”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
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H.R. 587 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 8, 1987

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