H.R. 6042 (111th): Dignity for our Nation’s Heroes Act


Jul 30, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 30, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Ron Klein

Representative for Florida's 22nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 30, 2010
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About the bill

Full Title

To amend title 38, United States Code, to expand burial benefits for certain homeless veterans.

Summary (CRS)

7/30/2010--Introduced.Dignity for our Nation's Heroes Act - Authorizes the Secretary of Veterans Affairs (VA) to cover the burial and funeral expenses of a deceased veteran: (1) who is homeless, has ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 30, 2010

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6042”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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