Passed House — Oct 8, 2015
Last Action: On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 254 - 173 (Roll no. 544).
Explanation: This bill passed in the House on October 8, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Jan 31, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced on July 17, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 51st congressional district
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Last Updated: Jan 31, 2007
Length: 3 pages
To amend title 38, United States Code, to deem certain service in the organized military forces of the Government of the Commonwealth of the Philippines and the Philippine Scouts to have been active service for purposes of benefits under programs administered by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs.
1/31/2007--Introduced.Filipino Veterans Equity Act of 2007 - Deems certain service performed before July 1, 1946, in the organized military forces of the Philippines and the Philippine Scouts as active military ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 760 — 110th Congress: Filipino Veterans Equity Act of 2007. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr760
“H.R. 760 — 110th Congress: Filipino Veterans Equity Act of 2007.” www.GovTrack.us. 2007. October 9, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr760>
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