H.R. 70 (106th): Arlington National Cemetery Burial Eligibility Act

Introduced:

Jan 6, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on March 23, 1999 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Robert Stump

Representative for Arizona's 3rd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 24, 1999
Length: 13 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title 38, United States Code, to enact into law eligibility requirements for burial in Arlington National Cemetery, and for other purposes.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Jan 6, 1999
 
Introduced

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Mar 18, 1999
 
Reported by Committee

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Mar 23, 1999
 
Passed House

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Details

Cosponsors
115 cosponsors (69R, 45D, 1I) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass
Mar 23, 1999 4:41 p.m.
Passed 428/2

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 3211 (105th) was a previous version of this bill.

Passed House
Last Action: Mar 24, 1998

H.R. 4940 (107th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Passed House
Last Action: Jul 22, 2002

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