S. 3202 (112th): Dignified Burial and Other Veterans’ Benefits Improvement Act of 2012

Introduced:

May 17, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jan 10, 2013

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on January 10, 2013.

Law:

Pub.L. 112-260

Sponsor:

Patty Murray

Senior Senator from Washington

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 30, 2012
Length: 11 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to ensure that deceased veterans with no known next of kin can receive a dignified burial, and for other purposes.

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History

May 17, 2012
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Dec 19, 2012
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 30, 2012
 
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Jan 10, 2013
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

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