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HB 829: 40th Anniversary/U.S. End of Involvement/Vietnam


40th Anniversary/U.S. End of Involvement/Vietnam; Designates March 25, 2013, the 40th anniversary of the end of the United States' involvement in the Vietnam War, as a legal holiday; provides for annual observance of "Vietnam Veterans' Day," commencing on a specified date; requires DVA to administratively promote & support efforts of counties, municipalities, & veterans' organizations that voluntarily hold special community events commemorating 40th anniversary of end of U.S. involvement in Vietnam & subsequent observances of Vietnam Veterans' Day, etc.

Effective Date: 7/1/2011
Last Action: 5/7/2011 House - Died in Economic Affairs Committee
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF

Bill History

Date Chamber Action
2/18/2011 House • Filed
3/3/2011 House • Referred to Economic Affairs Committee; Rulemaking and Regulation Subcommittee; State Affairs Committee; Appropriations Committee -HJ 72
3/8/2011 House • Introduced -HJ 71
5/7/2011 House • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Economic Affairs Committee