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S. 4686: Legacies of War Recognition and Unexploded Ordnance Removal Act

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A bill to recognize the refugee and immigrant communities from Cambodia, Laos, and Vietnam including the Hmong, Cham, Cambodian, Iu-Mien, Khmu, Lao, Montagnard, and Vietnamese Americans 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

Tammy Baldwin

Sponsor. Junior Senator for Wisconsin. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Sep 24, 2020
Length: 6 pages
Introduced
Sep 24, 2020
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status

Introduced on Sep 24, 2020

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on September 24, 2020. 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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18% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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History

Sep 24, 2020
 
Introduced

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S. 4686 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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