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Text of A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to change the date for the beginning of the Vietnam era ...

...the Vietnam era for the purpose of veterans benefits from August 5, 1964, to December 22, 1961.

This bill was introduced on July 24, 1996, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. The text of the bill below is as of Jan 26, 1995 (Introduced).

Source: GPO

S 281 IS

104th CONGRESS

1st Session

S. 281

To amend title 38, United States Code, to change the date for the beginning of the Vietnam era for the purpose of veterans benefits from August 5, 1964, to December 22, 1961.

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

January 26 (legislative day, JANUARY 10), 1995

Mr. D’AMATO (for himself and Mr. MOYNIHAN) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans’ Affairs


A BILL

To amend title 38, United States Code, to change the date for the beginning of the Vietnam era for the purpose of veterans benefits from August 5, 1964, to December 22, 1961.

    Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That section 101(29) of title 38, United States Code, is amended by striking out ‘August 5, 1964’ and inserting in lieu thereof ‘December 22, 1961’.