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H.R. 3253 (104th): To name the Department of Veterans Affairs medical center in Jackson, Mississippi, as the “G. V. (Sonny) Montgomery Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center”.

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Michael “Mike” Parker

Sponsor. Representative for Mississippi's 4th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Apr 16, 1996
Length: 2 pages
Apr 16, 1996
104th Congress (1995–1996)
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77 Cosponsors (46 Democrats, 30 Republicans, 1 Independent)



Apr 16, 1996

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H.R. 3253 (104th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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