Making appropriations to ensure the prompt payment by the Department of Defense (and the Department of Homeland Security in the case of the Coast Guard) of the death gratuity paid upon the death of members of the Armed Forces and certain other eligible persons despite the failure to enact interim or full-year appropriations for the Armed Forces.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for North Carolina's 8th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 8, 2011
Length: 3 pages
Apr 8, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on April 8, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Apr 8, 2011
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H.R. 1469 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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