S. 663 (111th): Belated Thank You to the Merchant Mariners of World War II Act of 2009

Introduced:

Mar 19, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 19, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Ben Nelson

Senator from Nebraska

Democrat

Text:

Read Text »
Last Updated: Mar 19, 2009
Length: 5 pages

See Instead:

H.R. 23 (same title)
Passed House — May 12, 2009

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to establish the Merchant Mariner Equity Compensation Fund to provide benefits to certain individuals who served in the United States merchant marine (including the Army Transport Service and the Naval Transport Service) during World War II.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Read CRS Summary >

History

Mar 19, 2009
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This page is about a bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Links & tools

Primary Source

Congress.gov

Congress.gov is updated generally one day after events occur. Legislative activity since the last update may not be reflected on GovTrack. Data via congress project.

Citation

Click a format for a citation suggestion: