H.R. 3293 (106th): To amend the law that authorized the Vietnam Veterans Memorial to authorize the placement within the site of the memorial of a plaque to honor those Vietnam veterans who died after their service in the Vietnam war, but as a direct result of that service.


Nov 10, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000


Enacted — Signed by the President on Jun 15, 2000

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on June 15, 2000.


Pub.L. 106-214


Elton Gallegly

Representative for California's 23rd congressional district



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Last Updated: May 31, 2000
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About the bill

Summary (CRS)

5/9/2000--Passed House amended.Authorizes the American Battle Monuments Commission to place within the Vietnam Veterans Memorial a plaque to honor those Vietnam veterans who died after service in the Vietnam War, ... Read more >


Nov 10, 1999

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Apr 5, 2000
Reported by Committee

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May 9, 2000
Passed House

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May 25, 2000
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Jun 15, 2000
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3293”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


290 cosponsors (159D, 129R, 2I) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
May 9, 2000 4:46 p.m.
Passed 421/0

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