To amend title 38, United States Code, to extend increased dependency and indemnity compensation paid to surviving spouses of veterans who die from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, regardless of how long the veterans had such disease prior to death.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Connecticut's 5th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 18, 2018
Length: 2 pages
Jul 18, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on July 18, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jul 18, 2018
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H.R. 6419 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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