H.R. 917 (111th): To increase the health benefits of dependents of members of the Armed Forces who die because of a combat-related injury.

Introduced:

Feb 9, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 9, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Brett Guthrie

Representative for Kentucky's 2nd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 9, 2009
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
2/9/2009--Introduced.Amends the TRICARE program (a Department of Defense [DOD] managed care program) to require that, when a member of the Armed Forces dies on or after September 11, 2001, because ... Read more >
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History

Introduced
Feb 9, 2009

Details

Cosponsors
3 cosponsors (2D, 1R) (show)
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