To amend title 37, United States Code, to exclude the receipt of basic allowance for housing for members of the Armed Forces in determining eligibility for certain Federal benefits, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 53rd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Feb 15, 2017
Length: 2 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on February 15, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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67 Cosponsors (59 Democrats, 8 Republicans)
What legislators are saying
“THIS WEEK IN CONGRESS - We need Common-sense gun reform”
— Rep. Gregorio Sablan [D-MP] (Co-sponsor) on Oct 10, 2017
Nov 14, 2016
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 6305 (114th).
Feb 15, 2017
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Jul 17, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3801 (116th).
H.R. 1078 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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