S. 57 (110th): Filipino Veterans Equity Act of 2007

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.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Jan 4, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 4, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Daniel Inouye

Senator from Hawaii



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Last Updated: Jan 4, 2007
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Jan 4, 2007

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S. 57 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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