All Information (Except Text) for S.1939 - Agent Orange Equity Act of 2009111th Congress (2009-2010)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Gillibrand, Kirsten E. [D-NY] (Introduced 10/27/2009)|
|Committees:||Senate - Veterans' Affairs|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 05/19/2010 Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Hearings held. (All Actions)|
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Agent Orange Equity Act of 2009
Actions Overview (1)
|10/27/2009||Introduced in Senate|
10/27/2009 Introduced in Senate
All Actions (2)
|05/19/2010||Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Hearings held.|
|10/27/2009||Read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs.|
Action By: Senate
05/19/2010 Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Hearings held.
10/27/2009 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
|Sen. Specter, Arlen [D-PA]*||10/27/2009|
|Sen. Schumer, Charles E. [D-NY]*||10/27/2009|
|Sen. Tester, Jon [D-MT]*||10/27/2009|
|Sen. Landrieu, Mary L. [D-LA]*||10/27/2009|
|Sen. Johnson, Tim [D-SD]||11/09/2009|
|Sen. Byrd, Robert C. [D-WV]||11/09/2009|
|Sen. Wyden, Ron [D-OR]||11/10/2009|
|Sen. Casey, Robert P., Jr. [D-PA]||11/20/2009|
|Sen. Begich, Mark [D-AK]||11/20/2009|
|Sen. Lincoln, Blanche L. [D-AR]||12/07/2009|
|Sen. Sanders, Bernard [I-VT]||12/07/2009|
|Sen. Dorgan, Byron L. [D-ND]||12/22/2009|
|Sen. Hagan, Kay R. [D-NC]||01/22/2010|
|Sen. Boxer, Barbara [D-CA]||02/04/2010|
|Sen. Merkley, Jeff [D-OR]||03/05/2010|
|Sen. Murray, Patty [D-WA]||03/15/2010|
|Sen. Stabenow, Debbie [D-MI]||04/13/2010|
|Sen. Klobuchar, Amy [D-MN]||04/19/2010|
|Sen. Harkin, Tom [D-IA]||05/26/2010|
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|Senate Veterans' Affairs||10/27/2009||Referred to|
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Introduced in Senate (10/27/2009)
Agent Orange Equity Act of 2009 - Includes as part of the Republic of Vietnam, for purposes of the presumption of service connection for diseases associated with exposure by veterans to certain herbicide agents while in Vietnam, such Republic's inland waterways, ports, and harbors, waters offshore, and airspace above.
Includes as veterans eligible for such presumption those who: (1) served on Johnston Island during the period beginning on April 1, 1972, and ending on September 30, 1977; or (2) received the Vietnam Service Medal or the Vietnam Campaign Medal.