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


Oct 5, 1992
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

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.


Alan Cranston

Senator from California


About the bill

Full Title

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.

Summary (CRS)

Persian Gulf War Veterans' Health Status Act - Directs the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to establish and maintain a special record to be known as the Persian Gulf War Veterans ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Oct 5, 1992

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Oct 7, 1992
Passed Senate

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.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3346”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


16 cosponsors (10D, 6R) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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