Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New Jersey's 4th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: May 25, 2018
Length: 3 pages
May 25, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 25, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
May 25, 2018
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H.R. 5981 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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To amend title 44, United States Code, to prohibit the Archivist from charging certain fees to veterans for destroyed records regarding such veterans, and for other purposes, H.R. 5981, 115th Cong. (2018).
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