S. 1132 (108th): Veterans’ Benefits Enhancements Act of 2003

Introduced:

May 22, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on October 31, 2003 but was never passed by the House.

Sponsor:

Arlen Specter
Senator from Pennsylvania
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 5, 2003
Length: 39 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to improve and enhance certain benefits for survivors of veterans, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 2297 (Related)
Veterans Benefits Act of 2003

Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 16, 2003

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 1132” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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History

Introduced
May 22, 2003
Reported by Committee
Sep 30, 2003
Passed Senate
Oct 31, 2003
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Details

Cosponsors
2 cosponsors (2R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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