To require the Secretary of Defense to establish a medical surveillance system to identify members of the Armed Forces exposed to chemical hazards resulting from the disposal of waste in Iraq and Afghanistan, to prohibit the disposal of waste by the Armed Forces in a manner that would produce dangerous levels of toxins, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 1st congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 14, 2009
Length: 7 pages
May 14, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 14, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
May 14, 2009
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H.R. 2419 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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