S. 1394 (111th): Veterans Entitlement to Service Act of 2009


Jul 6, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 6, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Kirsten Gillibrand

Senator from New York



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Last Updated: Jul 6, 2009
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About the bill

Full Title

A bill to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to acknowledge the receipt of medical, disability, and pension claims and other communications submitted by claimants, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

7/6/2009--Introduced.Veterans Entitlement to Service Act of 2009 or the VETS Act of 2009 - Directs the Secretary of Veterans Affairs (VA) to acknowledge the receipt of any claim for medical ... Read more >

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Jul 6, 2009

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1394”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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Related Bills

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H.R. 1982 (Related)
Veterans Entitlement to Service (VETS) Act of 2009

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 21, 2009

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