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Titles (2)

Short Titles

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Introduced

Filipino Veterans Equity Act of 2003

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To amend title 38, United States Code, to deem certain service in the organized military forces of the Government of the Commonwealth of the Philippines and the Philippine Scouts to have been active service for purposes of benefits under programs administered by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs.


Actions Overview (1)

Date
02/11/2003Introduced in House

All Actions (3)

Date
03/12/2003Referred to the Subcommittee on Benefits.
Action By: Committee on Veterans' Affairs
02/11/2003Referred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
Action By: House of Representatives
02/11/2003Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (207)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Filner, Bob [D-CA-51]* 02/11/2003
Rep. Evans, Lane [D-IL-17]* 02/11/2003
Rep. Issa, Darrell E. [R-CA-49]* 02/11/2003
Rep. Millender-McDonald, Juanita [D-CA-37]* 02/11/2003
Rep. Gutierrez, Luis V. [D-IL-4]* 02/11/2003
Rep. Wynn, Albert Russell [D-MD-4]* 02/11/2003
Rep. Abercrombie, Neil [D-HI-1]* 02/11/2003
Rep. Pelosi, Nancy [D-CA-8]* 02/11/2003
Rep. Case, Ed [D-HI-2]* 02/11/2003
Rep. Harman, Jane [D-CA-36]* 02/11/2003
Rep. Bordallo, Madeleine Z. [D-GU-At Large]* 02/11/2003
Rep. Lee, Barbara [D-CA-9]* 02/11/2003
Rep. Rohrabacher, Dana [R-CA-46]* 02/11/2003
Rep. Schakowsky, Janice D. [D-IL-9]* 02/11/2003
Rep. Royce, Edward R. [R-CA-40]* 02/11/2003
Rep. Becerra, Xavier [D-CA-31]* 02/11/2003
Rep. Inslee, Jay [D-WA-1]* 02/11/2003
Rep. Scott, Robert C. "Bobby" [D-VA-3]* 02/11/2003
Rep. Roybal-Allard, Lucille [D-CA-34]* 02/11/2003
Rep. Brown, Corrine [D-FL-3]* 02/11/2003
Rep. Frost, Martin [D-TX-24]* 02/11/2003
Rep. Davis, Danny K. [D-IL-7]* 02/11/2003
Rep. McDermott, Jim [D-WA-7]* 02/11/2003
Rep. Lofgren, Zoe [D-CA-16]* 02/11/2003
Rep. Lantos, Tom [D-CA-12]* 02/11/2003
Rep. Lipinski, William O. [D-IL-3] 02/25/2003
Rep. Costello, Jerry F. [D-IL-12] 03/10/2003
Rep. Sanchez, Loretta [D-CA-47] 03/10/2003
Rep. Wu, David [D-OR-1] 03/13/2003
Rep. Honda, Michael M. [D-CA-15] 03/18/2003
Rep. Farr, Sam [D-CA-17] 03/19/2003
Rep. Rush, Bobby L. [D-IL-1] 03/24/2003
Rep. Conyers, John, Jr. [D-MI-14] 04/09/2003
Rep. Strickland, Ted [D-OH-6] 04/10/2003
Rep. Emanuel, Rahm [D-IL-5] 05/01/2003
Rep. Davis, Susan A. [D-CA-53] 05/07/2003
Rep. Sanchez, Linda T. [D-CA-39] 09/17/2003
Rep. Matsui, Robert T. [D-CA-5] 09/17/2003
Rep. Jackson, Jesse L., Jr. [D-IL-2] 11/04/2003
Rep. Andrews, Robert E. [D-NJ-1] 11/17/2003
Rep. Stark, Fortney Pete [D-CA-13] 01/20/2004
Rep. Acevedo-Vila, Anibal [D-PR-At Large] 02/25/2004
Rep. Miller, George [D-CA-7] 02/25/2004
Rep. Napolitano, Grace F. [D-CA-38] 02/25/2004
Rep. Norton, Eleanor Holmes [D-DC-At Large] 02/25/2004
Rep. Watson, Diane E. [D-CA-33] 02/25/2004
Rep. Peterson, Collin C. [D-MN-7] 03/02/2004
Rep. Shimkus, John [R-IL-19] 03/02/2004
Rep. Thompson, Mike [D-CA-1] 03/03/2004
Rep. Baca, Joe [D-CA-43] 03/09/2004
Rep. Schiff, Adam B. [D-CA-29] 03/09/2004
Rep. McGovern, James P. [D-MA-3] 03/10/2004
Rep. Wolf, Frank R. [R-VA-10] 03/10/2004
Rep. Kind, Ron [D-WI-3] 03/11/2004
Rep. Kildee, Dale E. [D-MI-5] 03/16/2004
Rep. Kucinich, Dennis J. [D-OH-10] 03/16/2004
Rep. Sanders, Bernard [I-VT-At Large] 03/16/2004
Rep. Waxman, Henry A. [D-CA-30] 03/16/2004
Rep. Eshoo, Anna G. [D-CA-14] 03/23/2004
Rep. Pallone, Frank, Jr. [D-NJ-6] 03/23/2004
Rep. Wexler, Robert [D-FL-19] 03/25/2004
Rep. Hyde, Henry J. [R-IL-6] 04/21/2004
Rep. Nethercutt, George R., Jr. [R-WA-5] 04/21/2004
Rep. Sherman, Brad [D-CA-27] 04/21/2004
Rep. Waters, Maxine [D-CA-35] 04/21/2004
Rep. Woolsey, Lynn C. [D-CA-6] 04/21/2004
Rep. Larsen, Rick [D-WA-2] 05/04/2004
Rep. Meek, Kendrick B. [D-FL-17] 05/04/2004
Rep. Tauscher, Ellen O. [D-CA-10] 05/04/2004
Rep. Ruppersberger, C. A. Dutch [D-MD-2] 05/06/2004
Rep. Dooley, Calvin M. [D-CA-20] 05/13/2004
Rep. Van Hollen, Chris [D-MD-8] 05/13/2004
Rep. Grijalva, Raul M. [D-AZ-7] 05/20/2004
Rep. Hunter, Duncan [R-CA-52] 05/20/2004
Rep. Calvert, Ken [R-CA-44] 06/01/2004
Rep. Faleomavaega, Eni F. H. [D-AS-At Large] 06/01/2004
Rep. Pombo, Richard W. [R-CA-11] 06/01/2004
Rep. Rangel, Charles B. [D-NY-15] 06/01/2004
Rep. Cardoza, Dennis A. [D-CA-18] 06/03/2004
Rep. Hoyer, Steny H. [D-MD-5] 06/14/2004
Rep. Solis, Hilda L. [D-CA-32] 06/14/2004
Rep. Majette, Denise L. [D-GA-4] 07/09/2004
Rep. Davis, Tom [R-VA-11] 07/15/2004
Rep. Simmons, Rob [R-CT-2] 07/15/2004
Rep. Boozman, John [R-AR-3] 07/15/2004
Rep. Ackerman, Gary L. [D-NY-5] 07/15/2004
Rep. Allen, Thomas H. [D-ME-1] 07/15/2004
Rep. Baird, Brian [D-WA-3] 07/15/2004
Rep. Baldwin, Tammy [D-WI-2] 07/15/2004
Rep. Berkley, Shelley [D-NV-1] 07/15/2004
Rep. Berman, Howard L. [D-CA-28] 07/15/2004
Rep. Bishop, Sanford D., Jr. [D-GA-2] 07/15/2004
Rep. Bishop, Timothy H. [D-NY-1] 07/15/2004
Rep. Blumenauer, Earl [D-OR-3] 07/15/2004
Rep. Boswell, Leonard L. [D-IA-3] 07/15/2004
Rep. Brady, Robert A. [D-PA-1] 07/15/2004
Rep. Brown, Sherrod [D-OH-13] 07/15/2004
Rep. Capps, Lois [D-CA-23] 07/15/2004
Rep. Capuano, Michael E. [D-MA-8] 07/15/2004
Rep. Clay, Wm. Lacy [D-MO-1] 07/15/2004
Rep. Clyburn, James E. [D-SC-6] 07/15/2004
Rep. Cramer, Robert E. (Bud), Jr. [D-AL-5] 07/15/2004
Rep. Cummings, Elijah E. [D-MD-7] 07/15/2004
Rep. DeFazio, Peter A. [D-OR-4] 07/15/2004
Rep. DeGette, Diana [D-CO-1] 07/15/2004
Rep. DeLauro, Rosa L. [D-CT-3] 07/15/2004
Rep. Delahunt, William D. [D-MA-10] 07/15/2004
Rep. Deutsch, Peter [D-FL-20] 07/15/2004
Rep. Dicks, Norman D. [D-WA-6] 07/15/2004
Rep. Dingell, John D. [D-MI-15] 07/15/2004
Rep. Doggett, Lloyd [D-TX-10] 07/15/2004
Rep. Doyle, Michael F. [D-PA-14] 07/15/2004
Rep. Engel, Eliot L. [D-NY-17] 07/15/2004
Rep. Fattah, Chaka [D-PA-2] 07/15/2004
Rep. Ford, Harold E., Jr. [D-TN-9] 07/15/2004
Rep. Frank, Barney [D-MA-4] 07/15/2004
Rep. Gephardt, Richard A. [D-MO-3] 07/15/2004
Rep. Gonzalez, Charles A. [D-TX-20] 07/15/2004
Rep. Green, Gene [D-TX-29] 07/15/2004
Rep. Hastings, Alcee L. [D-FL-23] 07/15/2004
Rep. Hinchey, Maurice D. [D-NY-22] 07/15/2004
Rep. Hinojosa, Ruben [D-TX-15] 07/15/2004
Rep. Hoeffel, Joseph M. [D-PA-13] 07/15/2004
Rep. Holden, Tim [D-PA-17] 07/15/2004
Rep. Holt, Rush [D-NJ-12] 07/15/2004
Rep. Jackson-Lee, Sheila [D-TX-18] 07/15/2004
Rep. Jefferson, William J. [D-LA-2] 07/15/2004
Rep. Johnson, Eddie Bernice [D-TX-30] 07/15/2004
Rep. Jones, Stephanie Tubbs [D-OH-11] 07/15/2004
Rep. Kanjorski, Paul E. [D-PA-11] 07/15/2004
Rep. Kaptur, Marcy [D-OH-9] 07/15/2004
Rep. Kennedy, Patrick J. [D-RI-1] 07/15/2004
Rep. Kilpatrick, Carolyn C. [D-MI-13] 07/15/2004
Rep. Kleczka, Gerald D. [D-WI-4] 07/15/2004
Rep. Lampson, Nick [D-TX-9] 07/15/2004
Rep. Larson, John B. [D-CT-1] 07/15/2004
Rep. Levin, Sander M. [D-MI-12] 07/15/2004
Rep. Lewis, John [D-GA-5] 07/15/2004
Rep. Lowey, Nita M. [D-NY-18] 07/15/2004
Rep. Maloney, Carolyn B. [D-NY-14] 07/15/2004
Rep. Markey, Edward J. [D-MA-7] 07/15/2004
Rep. McCarthy, Carolyn [D-NY-4] 07/15/2004
Rep. McNulty, Michael R. [D-NY-21] 07/15/2004
Rep. Meehan, Martin T. [D-MA-5] 07/15/2004
Rep. Meeks, Gregory W. [D-NY-6] 07/15/2004
Rep. Menendez, Robert [D-NJ-13] 07/15/2004
Rep. Michaud, Michael H. [D-ME-2] 07/15/2004
Rep. Mollohan, Alan B. [D-WV-1] 07/15/2004
Rep. Moran, James P. [D-VA-8] 07/15/2004
Rep. Murtha, John P. [D-PA-12] 07/15/2004
Rep. Nadler, Jerrold [D-NY-8] 07/15/2004
Rep. Neal, Richard E. [D-MA-2] 07/15/2004
Rep. Oberstar, James L. [D-MN-8] 07/15/2004
Rep. Obey, David R. [D-WI-7] 07/15/2004
Rep. Olver, John W. [D-MA-1] 07/15/2004
Rep. Ortiz, Solomon P. [D-TX-27] 07/15/2004
Rep. Owens, Major R. [D-NY-11] 07/15/2004
Rep. Pascrell, Bill, Jr. [D-NJ-8] 07/15/2004
Rep. Pastor, Ed [D-AZ-4] 07/15/2004
Rep. Payne, Donald M. [D-NJ-10] 07/15/2004
Rep. Pomeroy, Earl [D-ND-At Large] 07/15/2004
Rep. Price, David E. [D-NC-4] 07/15/2004
Rep. Rahall, Nick J., II [D-WV-3] 07/15/2004
Rep. Reyes, Silvestre [D-TX-16] 07/15/2004
Rep. Rodriguez, Ciro D. [D-TX-28] 07/15/2004
Rep. Rothman, Steven R. [D-NJ-9] 07/15/2004
Rep. Ryan, Tim [D-OH-17] 07/15/2004
Rep. Sabo, Martin Olav [D-MN-5] 07/15/2004
Rep. Sandlin, Max [D-TX-1] 07/15/2004
Rep. Serrano, Jose E. [D-NY-16] 07/15/2004
Rep. Slaughter, Louise McIntosh [D-NY-28] 07/15/2004
Rep. Smith, Adam [D-WA-9] 07/15/2004
Rep. Snyder, Vic [D-AR-2] 07/15/2004
Rep. Stupak, Bart [D-MI-1] 07/15/2004
Rep. Thompson, Bennie G. [D-MS-2] 07/15/2004
Rep. Tierney, John F. [D-MA-6] 07/15/2004
Rep. Towns, Edolphus [D-NY-10] 07/15/2004
Rep. Turner, Jim [D-TX-2] 07/15/2004
Rep. Udall, Tom [D-NM-3] 07/15/2004
Rep. Velazquez, Nydia M. [D-NY-12] 07/15/2004
Rep. Watt, Melvin L. [D-NC-12] 07/15/2004
Rep. Weiner, Anthony D. [D-NY-9] 07/15/2004
Rep. Crowley, Joseph [D-NY-7] 07/15/2004
Rep. McCarthy, Karen [D-MO-5] 07/15/2004
Rep. McCollum, Betty [D-MN-4] 07/15/2004
Rep. Greenwood, James C. [R-PA-8] 07/20/2004
Rep. Christensen, Donna M. [D-VI-At Large] 07/22/2004
Rep. Butterfield, G. K. [D-NC-1] 09/08/2004
Rep. Davis, Artur [D-AL-7] 09/08/2004
Rep. Lynch, Stephen F. [D-MA-9] 09/08/2004
Rep. Porter, Jon C. [R-NV-3] 09/08/2004
Rep. Scott, David [D-GA-13] 09/08/2004
Rep. Bell, Chris [D-TX-25] 09/14/2004
Rep. Carson, Julia [D-IN-7] 09/14/2004
Rep. Israel, Steve [D-NY-2] 09/14/2004
Rep. Spratt, John M., Jr. [D-SC-5] 09/15/2004
Rep. Gordon, Bart [D-TN-6] 09/22/2004
Rep. McIntyre, Mike [D-NC-7] 09/22/2004
Rep. LaHood, Ray [R-IL-18] 09/29/2004
Rep. Herseth, Stephanie [D-SD-At Large] 10/04/2004
Rep. Johnson, Timothy V. [R-IL-15] 10/06/2004
Rep. Berry, Marion [D-AR-1] 10/07/2004
Rep. Marshall, Jim [D-GA-3] 10/07/2004
Rep. Boucher, Rick [D-VA-9] 10/08/2004
Rep. Crane, Philip M. [R-IL-8] 10/08/2004
Rep. Hooley, Darlene [D-OR-5] 10/08/2004
Rep. Weller, Jerry [R-IL-11] 11/17/2004

Committees (1)

Committees, subcommittees and links to reports associated with this bill are listed here, as well as the nature and date of committee activity and Congressional report number.

Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Veterans' Affairs02/11/2003 Referred to
House Veterans' Affairs Subcommittee on Benefits03/12/2003 Referred to

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Subjects (7)


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Introduced in House (02/11/2003)

Filipino Veterans Equity Act of 2003 - Deems certain service performed before July 1, 1946, in the organized military forces of the Philippines and the Philippine Scouts as active military service for purposes of eligibility for veterans' benefits through the Department of Veterans Affairs. Repeals certain provisions discounting such service as qualifying service.