S. 2899 (110th): Veterans Suicide Study Act


Apr 22, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 22, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Thomas “Tom” Harkin

Senator from Iowa



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Last Updated: Apr 22, 2008
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About the bill

Full Title

A bill to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to conduct a study on suicides among veterans.

Summary (CRS)

4/22/2008--Introduced.Veterans Suicide Study Act - Directs the Secretary of Veterans Affairs conduct a study to determine the number of veterans who died by suicide between January 1, 1997, and the ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 22, 2008

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2899”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


10 cosponsors (9D, 1R) (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. 4204 (Related)
Veterans Suicide Study Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 15, 2007

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