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H.R. 2097: Legacies of War Recognition and Unexploded Ordnance Removal Act

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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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Sean Duffy

Sponsor. Representative for Wisconsin's 7th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Apr 4, 2019
Length: 6 pages
Introduced
Apr 4, 2019
Status

Introduced on Apr 4, 2019

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on April 4, 2019. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

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76% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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History

Apr 4, 2019
 
Introduced

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Jul 17, 2019
 
Considered by House Committee on Foreign Affairs

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Passed Committee

 
Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 2097 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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