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S 1629
Agent Orange Equity Act of 2011
Sponsor:
Sen Gillibrand, Kirsten E. [NY]
Introduced:
9/23/2011
Cosponsors:
(14) Sen Graham, Lindsey [SC] (9/23/2011), Sen Mikulski, Barbara A. [MD] (10/4/2011), Sen Klobuchar, Amy [MN] (12/8/2011), Sen Tester, Jon [MT], Sen Johnson, Tim [SD], Sen Wyden, Ron [OR] (1/30/2012), Sen Merkley, Jeff [OR], Sen Whitehouse, Sheldon [RI] (1/31/2012), Sen Casey, Robert P., Jr. [PA],Sen Blumenthal, Richard [CT] (2/6/2012), Sen Sanders, Bernard [VT] (3/27/2012), Sen Harkin, Tom [IA] (4/19/2012), Sen Kerry, John F. [MA] (5/7/2012), Sen Baucus, Max [MT] (6/28/2012)
Latest Action:
9/23/2011 Referred to Senate committee.
Status:
Read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
Summary:
The bill would include, as part of the Republic of Vietnam, its territorial seas for purposes of the presumption of service connection for diseases associated with exposure by veterans to certain herbicide agents while in Vietnam.

 

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