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Mar 8, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on March 8, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Hawaii's 2nd congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 8, 2011
Length: 5 pages
To establish a grant program to encourage the use of assistance dogs by certain members of the Armed Forces and veterans.
3/8/2011--Introduced.K-9 Companion Corps Act - Directs the Secretaries of Defense (DOD) and Veterans Affairs (VA) to jointly establish the K-9 Companion Corps program for the awarding of grants to nonprofit ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 943 — 112th Congress: K-9 Companion Corps Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr943
“H.R. 943 — 112th Congress: K-9 Companion Corps Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. December 1, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr943>
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