S. 2152 (104th): Agent Orange Benefits Act of 1996


Sep 27, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 27, 1996, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Alan Simpson

Senator from Wyoming



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Last Updated: Sep 27, 1996
Length: 12 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to provide benefits for certain children of Vietnam veterans who are born with spina bifida, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

9/27/1996--Introduced.Agent Orange Benefits Act of 1996 - Directs the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to provide needed health care to a child of a Vietnam veteran who is suffering from spina ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Sep 27, 1996

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2152”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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