S. 1711 (104th): Veterans’ Benefits Improvements Act of 1996

Introduced:

Apr 29, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 9, 1996

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 9, 1996.

Law:

Pub.L. 104-275

Sponsor:

Robert Dole

Senator from Kansas

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 28, 1996
Length: 30 pages

About the bill

Full Title

An Act to amend title 38, United States Code, to improve the benefits programs administered by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs, to provide for a study of the Federal programs for veterans, and for other purposes.

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The “S.” in “S. 1711” means this is a Senate 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.

History

Introduced
Apr 29, 1996
Reported by Committee
Jul 24, 1996
Passed Senate
Sep 28, 1996
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed House
Sep 28, 1996
Vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 9, 1996

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