Enacted — Signed by the President — Jun 29, 2015
Last Action: Signed by President.
Explanation: This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on June 29, 2015.
Jan 5, 1993
103rd Congress, 1993–1994
This bill was introduced on January 5, 1993, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Texas's 8th congressional district
Read Text »
Last Updated: Jun 2, 1993
Length: 4 pages
To provide that certain service of members of the United States merchant marine during World War II constituted active military service for purposes of any law administered by the Department of Veterans Affairs.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Reported by Committee
Last Action: May 2, 1991
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 4, 1995
The “H.R.” in “H.R. 44” 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.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no votes related to this bill.
Search for similar bills.
Click a format for a citation suggestion:
Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 44 — 103rd Congress: Merchant Mariners Fairness Act of 1993. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/103/hr44
“H.R. 44 — 103rd Congress: Merchant Mariners Fairness Act of 1993.” www.GovTrack.us. 1993. July 3, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/103/hr44>
|title=H.R. 44 (103rd)
|accessdate=July 3, 2015
|author=103rd Congress (1993)
|date=January 5, 1993
|quote=Merchant Mariners Fairness Act of 1993