S. 1852 (112th): Spouses of Heroes Education Act


Nov 10, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 10, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Jeff Merkley

Senator from Oregon



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Last Updated: Nov 10, 2011
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to expand the Marine Gunnery Sergeant John David Fry scholarship to include spouses of members of the Armed Forces who die in the line of duty, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Spouses of Heroes Education Act - Entitles to post-9/11 veterans' educational assistance the spouse (under current law, only the child) of a person who, on or after September 11, 2001, ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Nov 10, 2011

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1852”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 1039 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 23, 2013

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