Federal - HR 497

Burial Rights for America’s Veterans’ Efforts Act of 2019

Introduced

January 11, 2019

Description

A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to increase certain veteran funeral benefits, and for other purposes.

Our Position

Support

Original Sponsor 1

Co-Sponsors 34

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  • May 9, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Gosar, (R-Ariz.)Watkins, (R-Kan.)
  • May 1, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    King, S. (R-Iowa)
  • April 22, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Bergman, (R-Mich.)
  • April 15, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 3

    Guthrie, (R-Ky.)Pingree, (D-Maine)Rutherford, (R-Fla.)
  • April 9, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 4

    Courtney, (D-Conn.)LaMalfa, (R-Calif.)
    Grothman, (R-Wis.)Pappas, (D-N.H.)
  • April 8, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Norman, (R-S.C.)
  • April 4, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Banks, (R-Ind.)Cicilline, (D-R.I.)
  • Feb. 27, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Hartzler, (R-Mo.)
  • Jan. 30, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Kind, (D-Wis.)Stivers, (R-Ohio)
  • Jan. 17, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 9

    Abraham, (R-La.)Katko, (R-N.Y.)Peterson, (D-Minn.)
    Cole, (R-Okla.)Luetkemeyer, (R-Mo.)Quigley, (D-Ill.)
    Graves, S. (R-Mo.)Marshall, (R-Kan.)Smith, J. (R-Mo.)
  • Jan. 11, 2019 — Original cosponsor(s): 8

    Bustos, (D-Ill.)Gaetz, (R-Fla.)McGovern, (D-Mass.)
    DeFazio, (D-Ore.)Jones, (R-N.C.)Scott, A. (R-Ga.)
    Demings, (D-Fla.)Kuster, (D-N.H.)
  • Jan. 11, 2019 — Read twice and referred to: House Veterans' Affairs.Congressional Record p. H517