H.R. 2946 (105th): Combat Merchant Mariners Veterans Benefits Act of 1997
Nov 8, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on November 8, 1997, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 1st congressional district
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Last Updated: Nov 8, 1997
Length: 4 pages
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To provide veterans benefits to individuals who serve in the United States merchant marine during a period of war.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 22, 2000
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2946 — 105th Congress: Combat Merchant Mariners Veterans Benefits Act of 1997. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/hr2946
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