New Cosponsor — Sep 15, 2010
New Cosponsor: Rep. Clifford “Cliff” Stearns [R-FL6, 1989-2012]
The bill now has 19 cosponsors (13 Republicans, 6 Democrats).
May 21, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on May 21, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Kansas's 1st congressional district
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Last Updated: May 21, 2009
Length: 2 pages
To amend title 38, United States Code, to clarify the conditions under which certain persons may be treated as adjudicated mentally incompetent for certain purposes.
5/21/2009--Introduced.Veterans 2nd Amendment Protection Act - Prohibits, in any case arising out of the administration of laws and benefits by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs, considering any person who is ... Read more >
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2547 — 111th Congress: Veterans 2nd Amendment Protection Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr2547
“H.R. 2547 — 111th Congress: Veterans 2nd Amendment Protection Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. November 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr2547>
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