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H.R. 3040 (114th): To require the Secretary of Defense, in consultation with the Secretary of Veterans Affairs, to develop guidelines regarding the use by the Secretaries of the military departments and the Secretary of Veterans Affairs of unofficial sources of information to determine the eligibility of a member or former member of the Armed Forces for benefits and decorations when the member’s service records are incomplete because of damage to the records, including records damaged by a 1973 fire at the National Personnel Records Center in St. Louis, Missouri.

Lois Capps

Sponsor. Representative for California's 24th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jul 13, 2015
Length: 3 pages
Introduced:

Jul 13, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 13, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

History

Jul 13, 2015
 
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H.R. 3040 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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