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H.R. 2389 (111th): Health Care for Members of the Armed Forces Exposed to Chemical Hazards Act of 2009

To require the Secretary of Defense to establish registries of members and former members of the Armed Forces exposed in the line of duty to occupational and environmental health chemical hazards, to amend title 38, United States Code, to provide health care to veterans exposed to such hazards, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Baron Hill

Sponsor. Representative for Indiana's 9th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: May 13, 2009
Length: 14 pages

May 13, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 13, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


May 13, 2009

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H.R. 2389 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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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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