A bill to amend title 10 and 38, United States Code, to improve benefits and services for members of the Armed Forces, veterans of the Global War on Terrorism, and other veterans, to require reports on the effects of the Global War on Terrorism, and for other purposes.
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Sep 28, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on September 28, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Illinois
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Last Updated: Sep 28, 2006
Length: 35 pages
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Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 117 (110th).
S. 3988 (109th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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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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