A bill to ensure that the victims and victims' families of the November 5, 2009, attack at Fort Hood, Texas, receive the same treatment, benefits, and honors as those Americans who have been killed or wounded in a combat zone overseas and their families.
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Feb 10, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 10, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Texas
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Last Updated: Feb 10, 2011
Length: 5 pages
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 2807 (111th).
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S. 316 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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