New Cosponsor — Mar 22, 2010
New Cosponsor: Rep. Dan Boren [D-OK2, 2005-2012]
The bill now has 95 cosponsors (95 Democrats).
Feb 10, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on June 10, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 19th congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 10, 2009
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To amend title 38, United States Code, to clarify the meaning of "combat with the enemy" for purposes of service-connection of disabilities.
2/10/2009--Introduced.Compensation Owed for Mental Health Based on Activities in Theater Post-traumatic Stress Disorder Act or COMBAT PTSD Act - Defines "combat with the enemy," for purposes of proof of service-connection ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 952 — 111th Congress: COMBAT PTSD Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr952
“H.R. 952 — 111th Congress: COMBAT PTSD Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. October 5, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr952>
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