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Jan 4, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced on January 4, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Illinois
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Last Updated: Jan 4, 2007
Length: 35 pages
A bill to amend titles 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.
1/4/2007--Introduced.Lane Evans Veterans Health and Benefits Improvement Act of 2007 - Makes a veteran who served on active duty during a period of war eligible for a mental health evaluation ... Read more >
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Earlier Version — Introduced
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 28, 2006
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 6, 2007
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 117 — 110th Congress: Lane Evans Veterans Health and Benefits Improvement Act of 2007. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s117
“S. 117 — 110th Congress: Lane Evans Veterans Health and Benefits Improvement Act of 2007.” www.GovTrack.us. 2007. November 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s117>
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