To amend title 38, United States Code, to provide for the transfer of entitlement to educational assistance under the Post-9/11 Educational Assistance Program of the Department of Veterans Affairs by deceased members of the Armed Forces.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Oklahoma's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 15, 2011
Length: 4 pages
112th Congress (2011–2013)
This bill was introduced on July 15, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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1 Cosponsor (1 Republican)
Jul 15, 2011
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H.R. 2550 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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