A bill to provide compensation to relatives of Foreign Service members killed in the line of duty and the relatives of United States citizens who were killed as a result of the bombing of the United States Embassy in Kenya on August 7, 1998, and for other purposes.
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Aug 2, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on August 2, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Maryland
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Last Updated: Aug 2, 2011
Length: 5 pages
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S. 1493 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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