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H.R. 6980

To amend title 38, United States Code, to authorize the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to increase the amount of the Medal of Honor special pension provided under that title by up to $1,000.

Sep 24, 2008: Passed House Armed forces and national security

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September 25, 2008 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
September 24, 2008
8:55 PM EDT
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
September 24, 2008
8:55 PM EDT
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H9405)
September 24, 2008
8:49 PM EDT
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 6980.
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September 24, 2008
8:49 PM EDT
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H9405-9406)
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