About the bill
- Full Title
A bill 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.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 25, 2005
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The “S.” in “S. 57” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. 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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15 cosponsors (14D, 1R) (show)(joined Jan 8, 2007)(joined Feb 7, 2007)(joined Feb 7, 2007)(joined Feb 14, 2007)(joined Feb 26, 2007)(joined Mar 19, 2007)(joined Mar 26, 2007)(joined Mar 26, 2007)(joined Apr 10, 2007)(joined Apr 10, 2007)(joined May 2, 2007)(joined May 3, 2007)(joined Jun 5, 2007)(joined Jun 12, 2007)(joined Jun 15, 2007)
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 57 — 110th Congress: Filipino Veterans Equity Act of 2007. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s57
“S. 57 — 110th Congress: Filipino Veterans Equity Act of 2007.” www.GovTrack.us. 2007. May 25, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s57>
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