H.R. 6160 (96th): A bill for the relief of Lieutenant General Devol Brett.


Dec 17, 1979
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 17, 1979, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Mendel Davis

Representative for South Carolina's 1st congressional district


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Summary (CRS)

Authorizes and directs the Secretary of the Treasury to pay a specified sum to a named individual in settlement of all claims against the United States arising out of loss ... Read more >

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Dec 17, 1979

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