To reduce the incidence of suicide among veterans.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Iowa's 3rd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 12, 2006
Length: 5 pages
109th Congress (2005–2006)
This bill was introduced on July 12, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Jul 12, 2006
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Nov 5, 2007
Reintroduced Bill — Enacted — Signed by the President
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 327 (110th).
H.R. 5771 (109th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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