S. 3011 (96th): A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to authorize the Administrator of Veterans’ Affairs to approve the release of name and address information from VA records systems for the purpose of bona fide research.


Aug 4, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 4, 1980, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Alan Cranston

Senator from California


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Summary (CRS)

8/4/1980--Introduced.Authorizes the Administrator of Veterans' Affairs to release the name and address of any present or former member of the Armed Forces to any organization or private party conducting bona ... Read more >

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Aug 4, 1980

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H.R. 7887 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 30, 1980

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