New Cosponsors — Aug 3, 2012
New Cosponsor: Rep. Charles “Charlie” Rangel [D-NY13]
New Cosponsor: Rep. Karen Bass [D-CA37]
The bill now has 46 cosponsors (39 Democrats, 7 Republicans).
May 5, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on May 5, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for North Carolina's 13th congressional district
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Last Updated: May 5, 2011
Length: 7 pages
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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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 2, 2010
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