H.R. 1972 (102nd): To amend title 38, United States Code, with respect to benefits for veterans who may have been exposed to ionizing radiation during military service, and for other purposes.
Apr 22, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on April 22, 1991, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Rhode Island's 1st congressional district
About the bill
- Summary (CRS)
- 4/22/1991--Introduced.Extends the presumption of service-connection, for purposes of eligibility for veterans' benefits and medical care, in the case of exposure to ionizing radiation, to include reserve members exposed to such ...
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 14, 1990
Enacted — Signed by the President
Aug 14, 1991
- What is a bill?
The “H.R.” in “H.R. 1972” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no votes related to this bill.
- Subject Areas
- Find Similar Bills
Search for similar bills.
Links & tools
Click a format for a citation suggestion:
Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1972 — 102nd Congress: To amend title 38, United States Code, with respect to benefits for veterans who may .... Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/102/hr1972
“H.R. 1972 — 102nd Congress: To amend title 38, United States Code, with respect to benefits for veterans who may ....” www.GovTrack.us. 1991. March 26, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/102/hr1972>
|title=H.R. 1972 (102nd)
|accessdate=March 26, 2015
|author=102nd Congress (1991)
|date=April 22, 1991
|quote=To amend title 38, United States Code, with respect to benefits for veterans who may ...