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S. 2794 (116th): Bring Our Heroes Home Act

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A bill to provide for the creation of the Missing Armed Forces Personnel Records Collection at the National Archives, to require the expeditious public transmission to the Archivist and public disclosure of Missing Armed Forces Personnel records, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Michael “Mike” Crapo

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Idaho. Republican.

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Last Updated: Nov 6, 2019
Length: 45 pages
Nov 6, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 6, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.


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What legislators are saying

Bill to Bring Home Missing Servicemembers Introduced in House, Gains Veterans Organizations' Support
    — Sen. Michael “Mike” Crapo [R-ID] (Sponsor) on Jan 16, 2020

Bill Introduced by Shaheen, Crapo to Bring Home Missing Servicemembers Introduced in House, Gains Veterans Organizations’ Support
    — Sen. Jeanne Shaheen [D-NH] (Co-sponsor) on Jan 16, 2020

Bring Our Heroes Home Act Introduced by Reps. Pappas, Fulcher
    — Rep. Chris Pappas [D-NH1] on Jan 16, 2020

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Nov 6, 2019

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

S. 2794 (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 S. 2794. 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 enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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