H.R. 2985 (112th): Veteran’s I.D. Card Act


Sep 21, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 21, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Todd Akin

Representative for Missouri's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 21, 2011
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About the bill

Full Title

To amend title 38, United States Code, to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to issue, upon request, veteran identification cards to certain veterans.

Summary (CRS)

9/21/2011--Introduced.Veteran's I.D. Card Act - Directs the Secretary of Veterans Affairs (VA) to issue a veteran's identification card to any veteran who requests such card and is neither entitled to ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Sep 21, 2011

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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.


77 cosponsors (44R, 33D) (show)
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