To provide veterans benefits to certain individuals who serve in the United States merchant marine during a period of war.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 1st congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 10, 2001
Length: 4 pages
Jul 10, 2001
107th Congress, 2001–2002
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on July 10, 2001, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jul 10, 2001
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H.R. 2442 (107th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 107th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2001 to Nov 22, 2002. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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