H.R. 1742 (112th): Janey Ensminger Act

Introduced:

May 5, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 5, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Bradley “Brad” Miller
Representative for North Carolina's 13th congressional district
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: May 5, 2011
Length: 7 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title 38, United States Code, to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to establish a presumption of service connection for illnesses associated with contaminants in the water supply at Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, North Carolina, and to provide health care to family members of veterans who lived at Camp Lejeune while the water was contaminated.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 4555 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 2, 2010

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History

Introduced
May 5, 2011

Details

Cosponsors
46 cosponsors (39D, 7R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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