New Cosponsors — Sep 9, 2013
New Cosponsor: Rep. Barbara Lee [D-CA13]
New Cosponsor: Rep. Peter Welch [D-VT0]
The bill now has 3 cosponsors (2 Democrats, 1 Republican).
Mar 18, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on March 18, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Iowa's 1st congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 18, 2013
Length: 11 pages
To direct the President to submit to Congress a report on the long-term costs of Operation Iraqi Freedom, Operation New Dawn, and Operation Enduring Freedom in Iraq and Afghanistan, and for other purposes.
3/18/2013--Introduced.True Cost of War Act of 2013 - Directs the President, with contributions from the Secretary of Defense (DOD), the Secretary of State, and the Secretary of Veterans Affairs (VA), ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 974 (112th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1238”). 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. (2015). H.R. 1238 — 113th Congress: True Cost of War Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1238
“H.R. 1238 — 113th Congress: True Cost of War Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. November 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1238>
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