A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to establish new educational assistance programs for veterans and for members of the Armed Forces.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Jan 28, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 12, 1981, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Mississippi's 3rd congressional district
Jan 28, 1981
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May 12, 1981
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H.R. 1400 (97th) 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.
This bill was introduced in the 97th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 1981 to Dec 23, 1982. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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