Enacted — Signed by the President — Jun 29, 2015
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Feb 7, 2001
107th Congress, 2001–2002
This bill was introduced on February 7, 2001, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 20th congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 7, 2001
Length: 3 pages
To amend title 38, United States Code, to deem certain service in the organized military forces of the Government of the Commonwealth of the Philippines and the Philippine Scouts to have been active service for purposes of benefits under programs administered by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs.
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Last Action: Mar 6, 1995
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 491 — 107th Congress: Filipino Veterans Equity Act of 2001. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/107/hr491
“H.R. 491 — 107th Congress: Filipino Veterans Equity Act of 2001.” www.GovTrack.us. 2001. July 1, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/107/hr491>
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