US HR172 | 2021-2022 | 117th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Introduced on February 26 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-02-26 - Referred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
Pending: House Veterans' Affairs Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

This resolution expresses the support of the House of Representatives for the designation of Desert Storm Veterans Day to honor and recognize the contributions of the veterans who served in Operation Desert Storm. The resolution also encourages state and local governments to designate a Desert Storm Veterans Day. The resolution supports the expeditious handling of claims by the Department of Veterans Affairs for Desert Storm veterans and urges that these veterans continue to receive high quality medical treatment for ailments associated with their service in Desert Storm.

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Title

Expressing support for the designation of February 28, as "Desert Storm Veterans Day".

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History

DateChamberAction
2021-02-26HouseReferred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
2021-02-26HouseIntroduced in House

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Bill Comments 750

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