To amend title 10, United States Code, to authorize the Defense Language Institute to award a Bachelor of Arts degree in a foreign language, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 20th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jun 10, 2019
Length: 3 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on June 10, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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11 Cosponsors (6 Democrats, 5 Republicans)
What legislators are saying
“Congressman Panetta Secures Central Coast Priorities in Defense Authorization Bill”
— Rep. Jimmy Panetta [D-CA19] (Sponsor) on Jul 12, 2019
“Congressman Brown Advances Policies Promoting Diversity, Inclusion, Justice and Military Modernization in FY21 National Defense Authorization Act”
— Rep. Anthony Brown [D-MD4, 2017-2022] on Aug 4, 2020
Jun 10, 2019
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H.R. 3185 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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