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H.Res. 296: Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the Socialist Republic of Vietnam should provide former members of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Vietnam, who served alongside the United States Armed Forces in defense of their nation during the Vietnam War, with appropriate levels of support and services.

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Introduced:

Apr 28, 2017

Status:

Introduced on Apr 28, 2017

This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on April 28, 2017. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Paul Cook

Representative for California's 8th congressional district

Republican

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Last Updated: Apr 28, 2017
Length: 3 pages

History

Apr 28, 2017
 
Introduced

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Ordered Reported

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Agreed To

H.Res. 296 is a simple resolution in the United States Congress.

A simple resolution is used for matters that affect just one chamber of Congress, often to change the rules of the chamber to set the manner of debate for a related bill. It must be agreed to in the chamber in which it was introduced. It is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.

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