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Dec 4, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on December 4, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Texas's 31st congressional district
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Last Updated: Dec 4, 2012
Length: 2 pages
To require that the members of the Armed Forces and civilian employees of the Department of Defense who were victims in the attack that occurred at Fort Hood, Texas, on November 5, 2009, and the family members of those victims be accorded the same treatment, benefits, and honors as were accorded the victims of the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks on the United States and the family members of those victims.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 6630 — 112th Congress: Fort Hood Casualties Benefits Clarification Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr6630
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