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S. 844 (115th): GI Bill Fairness Act of 2017

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A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to consider certain time spent by members of reserve components of the Armed Forces while receiving medical care from the Secretary of Defense as active duty for purposes of eligibility for Post-9/11 Educational Assistance, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Ron Wyden

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Oregon. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Apr 5, 2017
Length: 2 pages
Introduced
Apr 5, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 5, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

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History

Apr 5, 2017
 
Introduced

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Jun 15, 2017
 
Considered by Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

S. 844 (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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