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H.R. 1293 (111th): Disabled Veterans Home Improvement and Structural Alteration Grant Increase Act of 2009

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To amend title 38, United States Code, to provide for an increase in the amount payable by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to veterans for improvements and structural alterations furnished as part of home health services.

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Sponsor and status

Stephen “Steve” Buyer

Sponsor. Representative for Indiana's 4th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jul 29, 2009
Length: 3 pages
Mar 4, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 28, 2009 but was never passed by the Senate.



Mar 4, 2009

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Jul 15, 2009
Ordered Reported

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Jul 28, 2009
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

H.R. 1293 (111th) was a 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.

This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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