To amend title 38, United States Code, to clarify presumptions relating to the exposure of certain veterans who served in the vicinity of the Republic of Vietnam, and for other purposes.
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Feb 6, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 6, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 19th congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 6, 2013
Length: 2 pages
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3612 (112th).
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Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 969.
H.R. 543 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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