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H.R. 7952 (116th): Veteran Benefits Enhancement and Expansion Act of 2020

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To make certain improvements in the laws administered by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs relating to education, burial benefits, and other matters, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Mike Bost

Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 12th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Aug 7, 2020
Length: 46 pages
Introduced
Aug 7, 2020
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 7, 2020, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote. Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills.

Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).

Provisions of this bill also appear in:

H.R. 7105: Johnny Isakson and David P. Roe, M.D. Veterans Health Care and Benefits Improvement Act of 2020
Enacted — Signed by the President on Jan 5, 2021. (compare text)
Cosponsors

7 Cosponsors (7 Republicans)

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History

Aug 7, 2020
 
Introduced

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H.R. 7952 (116th) 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 7952. 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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