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S. 2088 (115th): Gold Star Family Support and Installation Access Act of 2017

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A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to provide for the issuance of the Gold Star Installation Access Card to the surviving spouse, dependent children, and other next of kin of a member of the Armed Forces who dies while serving on certain active or reserve duty, to ensure that a remarried surviving spouse with dependent children of the deceased member remains eligible for installation benefits to which the surviving spouse was previously eligible, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Deb Fischer

Sponsor. Senator for Nebraska. Republican.

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Last Updated: Nov 7, 2017
Length: 7 pages
Nov 7, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 7, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.



Nov 7, 2017

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S. 2088 (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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