Federal - S 437

A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to concede exposure to airborne hazards and toxins from burn pits under certain circumstances, and for other purposes.

Introduced

February 24, 2021

Description

A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to concede exposure to airborne hazards and toxins from burn pits under certain circumstances, and for other purposes.

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Support

Original Sponsor 1

Co-Sponsors 38

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  • Oct. 26, 2021 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Scott, Rick (R-Fla.)
  • May 25, 2021 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Feinstein, (D-Calif.)
  • May 17, 2021 — Additional cosponsor(s): 3

    Blunt, (R-Mo.)Cassidy, (R-La.)Durbin, (D-Ill.)
  • May 13, 2021 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Hyde-Smith, (R-Miss.)
  • May 10, 2021 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    King, A. (I-Maine)Peters, G. (D-Mich.)
  • April 28, 2021 — Full committee hearing held by the Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee.

  • April 20, 2021 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Cruz, (R-Texas)
  • April 12, 2021 — Additional cosponsor(s): 3

    Blumenthal, (D-Conn.)Sanders, (I-Vt.)Wicker, (R-Miss.)
  • March 25, 2021 — Additional cosponsor(s): 4

    Baldwin, (D-Wis.)Whitehouse, (D-R.I.)
    Capito, (R-W.Va.)Young, T. (R-Ind.)
  • March 23, 2021 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Hagerty, (R-Tenn.)Warren, (D-Mass.)
  • March 10, 2021 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Rounds, (R-S.D.)
  • March 9, 2021 — Additional cosponsor(s): 10

    Blackburn, (R-Tenn.)Coons, (D-Del.)Murkowski, (R-Alaska)
    Boozman, (R-Ark.)Cornyn, (R-Texas)Portman, (R-Ohio)
    Cardin, (D-Md.)Daines, (R-Mont.)
    Collins, S. (R-Maine)Marshall, (R-Kan.)
  • March 5, 2021 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Crapo, (R-Idaho)Van Hollen, (D-Md.)
  • March 1, 2021 — Additional cosponsor(s): 6

    Cramer, (R-N.D.)Risch, (R-Idaho)Tillis, (R-N.C.)
    Hassan, (D-N.H.)Sinema, (D-Ariz.)Wyden, (D-Ore.)
  • Feb. 24, 2021 — Original cosponsor(s): 1

    Manchin (D-W.Va.)
  • Feb. 24, 2021 — Read twice and referred to: Senate Veterans' Affairs.Congressional Record p. S857