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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 Ohio's 12th congressional district
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Last Updated: May 21, 2009
Length: 3 pages
To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to assist in the identification of unclaimed and abandoned human remains to determine if any such remains are eligible for burial in a national cemetery, and for other purposes.
5/21/2009--Introduced.Veterans Missing in America Act of 2009 - Recognizes the tireless work and dedication of the Missing in America Project, in conjunction with numerous veterans service organizations, in identifying unclaimed ... Read more >
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This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2051 (112th).
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2642 — 111th Congress: Veterans Missing in America Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr2642
“H.R. 2642 — 111th Congress: Veterans Missing in America Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. December 1, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr2642>
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