Federal - HR 2201

A bill to modify the presumption of service connection for veterans who were exposed to herbicide agents while serving in the Armed Forces in Thailand during the Vietnam era, and for other purposes.

Introduced

April 10, 2019

Description

A bill to modify the presumption of service connection for veterans who were exposed to herbicide agents while serving in the Armed Forces in Thailand during the Vietnam era, and for other purposes.

Our Position

Support

Original Sponsor 1

Co-Sponsors 34

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  • July 10, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 3

    Neguse, (D-Colo.)Rush, (D-Ill.)Veasey, (D-Texas)
  • June 11, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 4

    Aguilar, (D-Calif.)McMorris Rodgers, (R-Wash.)
    DeFazio, (D-Ore.)Pingree, (D-Maine)
  • June 4, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Lee, (D-Nev.)
  • May 30, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Young, Don (R-Alaska)
  • May 14, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Kildee, (D-Mich.)Norman, (R-S.C.)
  • May 1, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Meadows, (R-N.C.)Mullin, (R-Okla.)
  • April 29, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Kim, (D-N.J.)Webster, (R-Fla.)
  • April 25, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Collins, C. (R-N.Y.)Horsford, (D-Nev.)
  • April 10, 2019 — Original cosponsor(s): 17

    Blunt Rochester, (D-Del.)Gianforte, (R-Mont.)Perlmutter, (D-Colo.)
    Cunningham, (D-S.C.)Hill, (R-Ark.)Speier, (D-Calif.)
    Demings, (D-Fla.)Johnson, H. (D-Ga.)Thompson, M. (D-Calif.)
    Deutch, (D-Fla.)Kilmer, (D-Wash.)Tipton, (R-Colo.)
    Fitzpatrick, (R-Pa.)McClintock, (R-Calif.)Velazquez, (D-N.Y.)
    Gallagher, (R-Wis.)Panetta, (D-Calif.)
  • April 10, 2019 — Read twice and referred to: House Veterans' Affairs.Congressional Record p. H3251