A bill to direct the Secretary of Homeland Security to accept additional documentation when considering the application for veterans status of an individual who performed service as a coastwise merchant seaman during World War II, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Connecticut. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 24, 2013
Length: 9 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on July 24, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
Jul 24, 2013
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jul 15, 2015
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1775 (114th).
S. 1361 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 1361. This is the one from the 113th Congress.
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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