To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to establish a registry to ensure that members of the Armed Forces who may have been exposed to per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances on military installations receive information regarding such exposure, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New Hampshire's 1st congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 22, 2018
Length: 5 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on May 22, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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4 Cosponsors (2 Democrats, 2 Republicans)
May 22, 2018
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H.R. 5921 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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