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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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 31st congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Nov 17, 2009
Length: 6 pages
Nov 17, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on November 17, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Nov 17, 2009
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H.R. 4088 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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