H.R. 4088 (111th): Fort Hood Families Benefits Protection Act

To ensure that the members of the Armed Forces and civilian employees of the Department of Defense who were killed or wounded in the shootings at Fort Hood are treated in the same manner as members who are killed or wounded in combat zones or civilian employees who are killed or wounded in a terrorist attack or while serving with the Armed Forces in a contingency operation.

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Overview

Introduced:

Nov 17, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 17, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

John Carter

Representative for Texas's 31st congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 17, 2009
Length: 6 pages

History

Nov 17, 2009
 
Introduced

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H.R. 4088 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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