A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to increase the rates of educational assistance under the Montgomery GI Bill, to improve procedures for the adjustment of rates of pay for nurses employed by the Department of Veterans Affairs, to make other improvements in veterans educational assistance, health care, and benefits programs, and for other purposes.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Pennsylvania. Republican.
Last Updated: Oct 20, 2000
Length: 45 pages
106th Congress (1999–2000)
Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 1, 2000
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on November 1, 2000.
S. 1402 (106th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 1402. This is the one from the 106th Congress.
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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Veterans Benefits and Health Care Improvement Act of 2000, Pub. L. No. 106-419, S. 1402, 106th Cong..
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