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To authorize the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to make certain payments to eligible persons who served in the Philippines during World War II.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 6897 — 110th Congress: Filipino Veterans Equity Act of 2008. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr6897
“H.R. 6897 — 110th Congress: Filipino Veterans Equity Act of 2008.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. May 25, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr6897>
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