S. 3076: Charles Duncan Buried with Honor Act of 2016

Introduced:

Jun 20, 2016

Status:

Passed Senate on Sep 20, 2016

This bill passed in the Senate on September 20, 2016 and goes to the House next for consideration.

Sponsor:

Tom Cotton

Junior Senator from Arkansas

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 21, 2016
Length: 2 pages

Prognosis:

31% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to authorize the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to furnish caskets and urns for burial in cemeteries of States and tribal organizations of veterans without next of kin or sufficient resources to provide for caskets or urns, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

History

Jun 20, 2016
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Sep 20, 2016
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

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