S. 2807 (111th): Fort Hood Victims and Families Benefits Protection Act

A bill to ensure that the victims and victims' families of the November 5, 2009, attack at Fort Hood, Texas, receive the same treatment, benefits, and honors as those Americans who have been killed or wounded in a combat zone overseas and their families.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Nov 20, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 20, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Cornyn

Senator from Texas



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Last Updated: Nov 20, 2009
Length: 5 pages


Nov 20, 2009

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S. 2807 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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