H.R. 1627 (112th): Honoring America’s Veterans and Caring for Camp Lejeune Families Act of 2012


Apr 15, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013


Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 6, 2012

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on August 6, 2012.


Pub.L. 112-154


Jeff Miller

Representative for Florida's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Aug 2, 2012
Length: 45 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to furnish hospital care and medical services to veterans who were stationed at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina, while the water was contaminated at Camp Lejeune, to improve the provision of housing assistance to veterans and their families, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

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S.Con.Res. 55 (Related)
A concurrent resolution directing the Clerk of the House of Representatives to make a ...

Agreed To (Concurrent Resolution)
Aug 1, 2012

S. 1689 (Related)
Veterans Sexual Assault Prevention Act of 2011

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 12, 2011

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 1627” means this is a House of Representatives 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.


Apr 15, 2011
Reported by Committee
May 12, 2011
Passed House
May 23, 2011
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Passed Senate with Changes
Jul 18, 2012
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
House Agreed to Changes
Jul 31, 2012
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Aug 6, 2012


3 cosponsors (3R) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
May 23, 2011 6:54 p.m.
Passed 380/0

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