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).
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.
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 >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). 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. October 4, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2985>
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