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H.R. 1092 (116th): Servicemembers and Veterans Empowerment and Support Act of 2019

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To amend title 38, United States Code, to expand health care and benefits from the Department of Veterans Affairs for military sexual trauma, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Chellie Pingree

Sponsor. Representative for Maine's 1st congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Feb 7, 2019
Length: 13 pages
Feb 7, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 7, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.


26 Cosponsors (26 Democrats)


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What legislators are saying

Rep. Pingrees Amendment to Support Military Sexual Trauma (MST) Survivors Included in FY 2020 Defense Authorization Bill
    — Rep. Chellie Pingree [D-ME1] (Sponsor) on Jul 12, 2019

THIS WEEK IN CONGRESS - February 8, 2019
    — Rep. Gregorio Sablan [D-MP0] (Co-sponsor) on Feb 11, 2019

VIDEO: Chairwoman Elaine Luria Leads Hearing to Empower Veteran Survivors of Military Sexual Trauma
    — Rep. Elaine Luria [D-VA2] on Jun 21, 2019

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Feb 7, 2019

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H.R. 1092 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 1092. This is the one from the 116th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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