S. 3076 (114th): Charles Duncan Buried with Honor Act of 2016

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.

Overview

Introduced:

Jun 20, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 14, 2016

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 14, 2016.

Law:

Pub.L. 114-273

Sponsor:

Tom Cotton

Junior Senator from Arkansas

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 8, 2016
Length: 1 pages

Incorporated Legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

H.R. 6114: Charles Duncan Buried with Honor Act of 2016

Referred to Committee on Sep 21, 2016. 99% incorporated. (compare text)

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.

Dec 6, 2016
 
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 14, 2016
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

S. 3076 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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