H.R. 3456 (103rd): Surviving Spouses’ Benefits Act of 1993

Introduced:

Nov 4, 1993
103rd Congress, 1993–1994

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on November 16, 1993 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

James Slattery

Representative for Kansas's 2nd congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 18, 1993
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title 38, United States Code, to restore certain benefits eligibility to unremarried surviving spouses of veterans.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Nov 4, 1993
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Nov 9, 1993
 
Reported by Committee

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Nov 16, 1993
 
Passed House

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

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3456”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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Cosponsors
21 cosponsors (12D, 9R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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

Related Bills

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H.R. 5244 (Related)
Veterans’ Benefits Improvements Act of 1994

Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 2, 1994

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