About the bill
- Full Title
To provide veterans benefits to certain individuals who serve in the United States merchant marine during a period of war.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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Jul 10, 2001
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2442”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
19 cosponsors (11D, 8R)
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 2442 — 107th Congress: Combat Merchant Mariners Veterans Benefits Act of 2001. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/107/hr2442
“H.R. 2442 — 107th Congress: Combat Merchant Mariners Veterans Benefits Act of 2001.” www.GovTrack.us. 2001. February 6, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/107/hr2442>
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