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S. 3346 (102nd): Persian Gulf War Veterans’ Health Status Act

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A bill to establish a health registry of veterans of the Persian Gulf War, to authorize health examinations of such veterans, to coordinate and improve research on the health consequences of military service in the Persian Gulf theater of operations during the Persian Gulf War, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Introduced
Oct 5, 1992
102nd Congress (1991–1992)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on October 7, 1992 but was never passed by the House.

Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).

Sponsor

Alan Cranston

Senator for California

Democrat

Cosponsors

16 Cosponsors (10 Democrats, 6 Republicans)

Source

History

Oct 5, 1992
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Oct 7, 1992
 
Passed Senate (House next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

S. 3346 (102nd) was a 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 3346. This is the one from the 102nd Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 102nd Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1991 to Oct 9, 1992. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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