To amend title 38, United States Code, to authorize the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to inter in national cemeteries individuals who supported the United States in Laos during the Vietnam War era.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 16th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 14, 2015
Length: 3 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced on May 14, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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18 Cosponsors (14 Democrats, 4 Republicans)
What legislators are saying
“Costa Says Presidents Trip to Laos Promotes Recognition for Hmong and Lao Veterans”
— Rep. Jim Costa [D-CA21] (Sponsor) on Sep 6, 2016
Oct 29, 2013
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3369 (113th).
May 14, 2015
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Dec 21, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 4716 (115th).
H.R. 2327 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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