To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to establish a task force on Agent Orange exposure.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 24th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 4, 2014
Length: 4 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on April 4, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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2 Cosponsors (1 Democrat, 1 Republican)
Apr 4, 2014
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H.R. 4408 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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