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Jul 30, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on September 29, 2010 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for Illinois's 11th congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 29, 2010
Length: 5 pages
To amend title 38, United States Code, to ensure that beneficiaries of Servicemembers' Group Life Insurance receive financial counseling and disclosure information regarding life insurance payments, and for other purposes.
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5993”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 5993 — 111th Congress: SAVINGS Act of 2010. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr5993
“H.R. 5993 — 111th Congress: SAVINGS Act of 2010.” www.GovTrack.us. 2010. February 9, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr5993>
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