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H.R. 2397 (105th): To amend title 38, United States Code, to extend eligibility for hospital care and medical services under chapter 17 of that title to veterans who have been awarded the Purple Heart, and for other purposes.

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Jon Christensen

Sponsor. Representative for Nebraska's 2nd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Sep 4, 1997
Length: 2 pages
Introduced
Sep 4, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 4, 1997, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

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Sep 4, 1997
 
Introduced

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H.R. 2397 (105th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 105th Congress, which met from Jan 7, 1997 to Dec 19, 1998. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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