S. 3076: 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.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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Overview

Introduced:

Jun 20, 2016

Status:

Passed House & Senate on Dec 6, 2016

This bill was passed by Congress on December 6, 2016 and goes to the President next.

Sponsor:

Tom Cotton

Junior Senator from Arkansas

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 8, 2016
Length: 1 pages

Prognosis:

99% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)

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 1, 2016
 
On House Schedule

The House indicated that this bill would be considered in the week ahead.

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.

 
Signed by the President

S. 3076 is 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.

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