A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to furnish hospital care, medical services, and nursing home care to veterans who were stationed at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina, while the water was contaminated at Camp Lejeune, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for North Carolina. Republican.
Last Updated: Aug 1, 2011
Length: 12 pages
Feb 3, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on June 29, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jul 27, 2009
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1518 (111th).
Feb 3, 2011
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jun 29, 2011
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
S. 277 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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