To amend title 38, United States Code, to clarify the meaning of "combat with the enemy" for purposes of service-connection of disabilities.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 19th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Feb 10, 2009
Length: 2 pages
111th Congress (2009–2010)
This bill was introduced on June 10, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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95 Cosponsors (95 Democrats)
Feb 10, 2009
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Jun 10, 2009
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H.R. 952 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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