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.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Minnesota's 4th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Feb 3, 1999
Length: 5 pages
Feb 3, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 3, 1999, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jul 30, 1998
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 4362 (105th).
Feb 3, 1999
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H.R. 566 (106th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 106th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1999 to Dec 15, 2000. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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