H.R. 411 (113th): Fort McClellan Health Registry Act

Introduced:

Jan 23, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 23, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Paul Tonko

Representative for New York's 20th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 23, 2013
Length: 4 pages

This bill would create a Fort McClellan Health Registry to investigate the base’s contamination with warfare chemicals from 1952-1999 and subsequently diagnose and treat any affected veterans who served there. ... (more summary)

About the bill

Full Title

To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to establish a registry of certain veterans who were stationed at Fort McClellan, Alabama, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 2052 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 26, 2011

H.R. 2622 (114th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 2, 2015

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History

Introduced
Jan 23, 2013

Details

Cosponsors
84 cosponsors (63D, 21R) (show)
Committee Assignments
Health

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Votes

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