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Short Titles as Introduced

Filipino Veterans Promise Act

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Official Title as Introduced

To require the Secretary of Defense to establish a process to determine whether individuals claiming certain service in the Philippines during World War II are eligible for certain benefits despite not being on the Missouri List, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (1)

Date
01/13/2015Introduced in House

All Actions (6)

Date
08/13/2015Referred to the Subcommittee on Military Personnel.
Action By: Committee on Armed Services
02/06/2015Referred to the Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs.
Action By: Committee on Veterans' Affairs
01/13/2015Referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs, and in addition to the Committee on Armed Services, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
01/13/2015Referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs, and in addition to the Committee on Armed Services, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
01/13/2015Referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs, and in addition to the Committee on Armed Services, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
01/13/2015Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

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House Veterans' Affairs01/13/2015 Referred to
House Veterans' Affairs Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs02/06/2015 Referred to
House Armed Services01/13/2015 Referred to
House Armed Services Subcommittee on Military Personnel08/13/2015 Referred to

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Introduced in House (01/13/2015)

Filipino Veterans Promise Act

Directs the Secretary of Defense to establish a process for determining whether individuals who served in the organized military forces of the Government of the Commonwealth of the Philippines or in the Philippine Scouts while in the service of the U.S. Armed Forces during World War II and who are not included in the Missouri List are eligible for certain benefits relating to their U.S. service.