To amend title 38, United States Code, to modify the definition of "surviving spouse" for purposes of the laws administered by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 5th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 26, 2016
Length: 3 pages
Apr 26, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on April 26, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Apr 26, 2016
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H.R. 5059 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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