To amend title 38, United States Code, to clarify the service treatable as service engaged in combat with the enemy for utilization of non-official evidence for proof of service-connection in a combat-related disease or injury.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Iowa's 1st congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Nov 3, 2009
Length: 2 pages
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on November 3, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
May 7, 2008
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5985 (110th).
Nov 3, 2009
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H.R. 3998 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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