To direct the Secretary of Defense and the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to jointly conduct a study on the incidence of breast cancer among members of the Armed Forces and veterans.
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Sponsor. Representative for Iowa's 3rd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 26, 2012
Length: 3 pages
Apr 26, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on April 26, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Apr 26, 2012
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H.R. 4869 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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