S.3033 - A bill to provide for an Atomic Veterans Service Medal.114th Congress (2015-2016)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Markey, Edward J. [D-MA] (Introduced 06/08/2016)|
|Committees:||Senate - Armed Services|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 06/08/2016 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Armed Services. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.3033 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (06/08/2016)
This bill directs the Department of Defense to design and produce an Atomic Veterans Service Medal to honor retired and former members of the Armed Forces who are radiation-exposed veterans.
The Department may provide for issuance of the Medal to the next-of-kin of a deceased radiation-exposed veteran.