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Jul 24, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on August 1, 2008 but was never passed by the Senate.
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Last Updated: Sep 8, 2008
Length: 58 pages
Making appropriations for military construction, the Department of Veterans Affairs, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2009, and for other purposes.
8/1/2008--Passed House amended.Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, 2009 - TitleI - Department of DefenseAppropriates funds for FY2009 for the Department of Defense (DOD) for:(1) military construction for the ... Read more >
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Rules Change — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 1384 (110th).
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6599”). 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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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 6599 — 110th Congress: Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr6599
“H.R. 6599 — 110th Congress: Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. October 4, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr6599>
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