H.R. 6287 (110th): Veterans Travel Equity Act of 2008


Jun 17, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 17, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Mark Souder

Representative for Indiana's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 17, 2008
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About the bill

Full Title

To amend title 38, United States Code, to change the method of determining the mileage reimbursement rate under the beneficiary travel program administered by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

6/17/2008--Introduced.Veterans Travel Equity Act of 2008 - Directs the Secretary of Veterans Affairs, in determining the amount of allowance or reimbursement under the beneficiary travel program (a program authorizing a ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 17, 2008

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6287”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


8 cosponsors (8D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 2127 (111th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 27, 2009

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