To amend title 38, United States Code, to extend certain expiring provisions of law administered by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs, to expand eligibility for the Survivors' and Dependents' Educational Assistance program, and for other purposes.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Indiana's 4th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Dec 21, 2006
Length: 13 pages
109th Congress, 2005–2006
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 21, 2006
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 21, 2006.
This bill incorporates provisions from:
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Introduced on Jun 17, 2005. 81% incorporated. (compare text)
Dec 5, 2006
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Dec 6, 2006
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Dec 7, 2006
The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Dec 21, 2006
Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
H.R. 6342 (109th) was a 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.
This bill was introduced in the 109th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2005 to Dec 9, 2006. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Veterans Programs Extension Act of 2006, Pub. L. No. 109-444, H.R. 6342, 109th Cong..
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