To amend title 40, United States Code, to improve veterans service organizations access to Federal surplus personal property.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Michigan's 1st congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Aug 3, 2013
Length: 1 page
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 9, 2013
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on August 9, 2013.
What legislators are saying
“House Passes Legislation to Aid Veterans Service Organizations”
— Rep. Beto O’Rourke [D-TX16, 2013-2018] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 8, 2013
“The Stewart Standard-- Weekly Congressional Update”
— Rep. Chris Stewart [R-UT2] on Jul 9, 2013
H.R. 1171 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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FOR VETS Act of 2013, Pub. L. No. 113-26, H.R. 1171, 113th Cong..
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