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S. 2247 (115th): A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to provide for a consistent eligibility date for provision of Department of Veterans Affairs memorial headstones and markers for eligible spouses and dependent children of veterans whose remains are unavailable, and for other purposes.

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Dean Heller

Sponsor. Senator for Nevada. Republican.

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Last Updated: Dec 19, 2017
Length: 2 pages
Introduced
Dec 19, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 19, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

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Heller Joins the President as He Signs Bipartisan Bill to Improve Care for Nevadas Veterans Into Law
    — Sen. Dean Heller [R-NV, 2011-2018] (Sponsor) on Jun 6, 2018

PHOTOS: Heller Recognizes Fallen Heroes at Opening Ceremony of the Vietnam Moving Wall in Minden
    — Sen. Dean Heller [R-NV, 2011-2018] (Sponsor) on Jun 1, 2018

Heller Secures Three Provisions in Bipartisan Legislation to Improve Care at the VA, Bill Now Heads to the Presidents Desk
    — Sen. Dean Heller [R-NV, 2011-2018] (Sponsor) on May 23, 2018

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History

Dec 19, 2017
 
Introduced

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S. 2247 (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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