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- Full Title
To authorize the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to conduct Stand Down events and to establish a pilot program that will provide for an annual Stand Down event in each State.
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Jul 30, 1998
Earlier Version —
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 4362 (105th).
Feb 3, 1999
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 566”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
109 cosponsors (96D, 12R, 1I)
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H.R. 4362 (105th)
was a previous version of this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 30, 1998
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 566 — 106th Congress: Stand Down Authorization Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/106/hr566
“H.R. 566 — 106th Congress: Stand Down Authorization Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1999. February 14, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/106/hr566>
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