New Cosponsors — Nov 27, 2012
New Cosponsor: Rep. Colleen Hanabusa [D-HI1, 2011-2014]
New Cosponsor: Rep. Charles “Charlie” Rangel [D-NY13]
New Cosponsor: Rep. Tim Walberg [R-MI7]
The bill now has 77 cosponsors (44 Republicans, 33 Democrats).
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Sep 21, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on September 21, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Missouri's 2nd congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 21, 2011
Length: 6 pages
To amend title 38, United States Code, to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to issue, upon request, veteran identification cards to certain veterans.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2985”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 2985 — 112th Congress: Veteran’s I.D. Card Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2985
“H.R. 2985 — 112th Congress: Veteran’s I.D. Card Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. February 11, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2985>
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