S. 623 (105th): Filipino Veterans Equity Act of 1997

Introduced:

Apr 22, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 7, 1997, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Daniel Inouye

Senator from Hawaii

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 22, 1997
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to deem certain service in the organized military forces of the Government of the Commonwealth of the Philipines and the Philippines Scouts to have been active service for purposes of benefits under programs administered by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Apr 22, 1997
 
Introduced

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Oct 7, 1997
 
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