A bill to amend title 46, United States Code, to provide benefits to certain individuals who served in the United States merchant marine (including the Army Transport Service and the Naval Transport Service) during World War II, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Mar 22, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 22, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Nebraska
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Last Updated: Mar 22, 2007
Length: 7 pages
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H.R. 23 (same title)
Passed House (Senate next) — Jul 30, 2007
Jun 20, 2005
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1272 (109th).
Mar 22, 2007
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Mar 19, 2009
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 663 (111th).
S. 961 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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