H.R.3195 - Honor Guardsmen and Reservists Act115th Congress (2017-2018) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Maloney, Sean Patrick [D-NY-18] (Introduced 07/12/2017)|
|Committees:||House - Veterans' Affairs|
|Latest Action:||House - 07/12/2017 Referred to the Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.3195 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (07/12/2017)
Honor Guardsmen and Reservists Act
This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to make available for purchase a memorial headstone or marker for the marked or unmarked grave of: (1) an individual who performed inactive duty training or active duty for training for at least six years as a member of a National Guard or reserve component, but did not serve on active duty and is not otherwise ineligible for a memorial headstone or marker on account of the nature of the individual's separation from the Armed Forces or other cause; or (2) such an individual whose remains are unavailable.
Such a headstone or marker may be purchased under this subsection by: (1) the individual; (2) the surviving spouse, child, sibling, or parent of the individual; or (3) an individual other than the next of kin, as determined by the VA.