S. 3226: Enewetak Atoll Cleanup Veterans Registry and Study Act of 2016

A bill to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to establish a registry of certain veterans who participated in a radiation cleanup mission in the Enewetak Atoll in the Marshall Islands during the period beginning on January 1, 1977, and ending on December 31, 1980, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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Overview

Introduced:

Jul 14, 2016

Status:

Referred to Committee on Jul 14, 2016

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on July 14, 2016, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Susan Collins

Senior Senator from Maine

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 14, 2016
Length: 7 pages

Prognosis:

1% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)

History

Jul 14, 2016
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Reported by Committee

 
Passed Senate

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

S. 3226 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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