S. 1780 (111th): Honor America’s Guard-Reserve Retirees Act


Oct 14, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 14, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Blanche Lincoln

Senator from Arkansas



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Last Updated: Oct 14, 2009
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About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to deem certain service in the reserve components as active service for purposes of laws administered by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs.

Summary (CRS)

Honor America's Guard-Reserve Retirees Act - Deems as active-duty service, for purposes of benefits provided through the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), the service of a person entitled to retired ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Oct 14, 2009

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1780”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


10 cosponsors (6D, 4R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 3875 (Related)
Honor America’s Guard-Reserve Retirees Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 29, 2010

H.R. 3787 (Related)
To amend title 38, United States Code, to recognize the service in the reserve ...

Passed House
Last Action: Sep 28, 2010

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