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H.R. 17675 (93rd): A bill to amend title 37 of the United States Code in order to prohibit findings of death with respect to certain servicemen in missing status unless hearings thereon are afforded to the next-of-kin and the next-of-kin consents to such finding.

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Dec 19, 1974
93rd Congress, 1973–1974
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 19, 1974, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Angelo Roncallo

Representative for New York's 3rd congressional district




Dec 19, 1974

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H.R. 17675 (93rd) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 93rd Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1973 to Dec 20, 1974. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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