To recognize the Hmong, Khmer, Laotian, and other ethnic groups commonly referred to as Montagnards, who supported and defended the Armed Forces during the conflict in Southeast Asia, authorize assistance to support activities relating to clearance of unexploded ordnance and other explosive remnants of war, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Wisconsin's 7th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 4, 2019
Length: 6 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on July 17, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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Apr 4, 2019
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Jul 17, 2019
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H.R. 2097 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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