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Forgotten Vietnam Veterans Act

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Official Title as Introduced

To amend title 38, United States Code, to revise the definition of "Vietnam era" for purposes of the laws administered by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs.


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Date Actions Overview
03/04/2020Introduced in House

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Date All Actions
07/23/2020Committee Hearings Held.
Action By: Committee on Veterans' Affairs
03/04/2020Referred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
Action By: House of Representatives
03/04/2020Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

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House Veterans' Affairs03/04/2020 Referred to
07/23/2020 Hearings by

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Introduced in House (03/04/2020)

Forgotten Vietnam Veterans Act

This bill revises the definition of Vietnam era for purposes of the laws administered by the Department of Veterans Affairs. Specifically, the bill adjusts the start date of the era to November 1, 1955 (currently February 28, 1961), when relating to veterans who served in the Republic of Vietnam.