New Cosponsor — Dec 19, 2012
New Cosponsor: Sen. Frank Lautenberg [D-NJ, 2003-2013]
The bill now has 20 cosponsors (16 Democrats, 3 Republicans, 1 Independent).
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Feb 27, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on February 27, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senior Senator from Connecticut
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Last Updated: Feb 27, 2012
Length: 8 pages
A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to provide for certain requirements relating to the retirement, adoption, care, and recognition of military working dogs, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2134”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 2134 — 112th Congress: Canine Members of the Armed Forces Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s2134
“S. 2134 — 112th Congress: Canine Members of the Armed Forces Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. February 11, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s2134>
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