H.R. 952 (111th): COMBAT PTSD Act


Feb 10, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 10, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Hall

Representative for New York's 19th congressional district



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Last Updated: Feb 10, 2009
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About the bill

Full Title

To amend title 38, United States Code, to clarify the meaning of "combat with the enemy" for purposes of service-connection of disabilities.

Summary (CRS)

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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Feb 10, 2009

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Jun 10, 2009
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95 cosponsors (95D) (show)
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S. 1444 (identical)

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