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).
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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.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2547”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). 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. February 8, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr2547>
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