H.R. 566 (106th): Stand Down Authorization Act


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.


Bruce Vento
Representative for Minnesota's 4th congressional district


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Last Updated: Feb 3, 1999
Length: 5 pages

About the bill

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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Related Bills

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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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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 566” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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Feb 3, 1999


109 cosponsors (96D, 12R, 1I) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no votes related to this bill.

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