Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Nevada. Republican.
Last Updated: Jan 12, 2017
Length: 3 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on January 12, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Heller Successfully Keeps Yucca Mountain out of Defense Bill Approved by the U.S. Senate”
— Sen. Dean Heller [R-NV, 2011-2018] (Sponsor) on Jun 18, 2018
Feb 25, 2016
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 2596 (114th).
Jan 12, 2017
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
S. 116 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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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A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to permit veterans who have a service-connected, permanent disability rated as total to travel on military aircraft in the same manner and to the same extent as retired members of the Armed Forces entitled to such travel, S. 116, 115th Cong. (2017).
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