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Federal - HR 2847

Wounded Warrior Service Dogs ("Wounded Warrior Service Dog Act of 2013" in the U.S. House)

Introduced

July 30, 2013

Description

A bill to establish a grant program to encourage the use of assistance dogs by certain members of the Armed Forces and veterans.

Our Position

Support

Original Sponsor 1

Co-Sponsors 52

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  • Aug. 1, 2014 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Carson, (D-Ind.)Clark, K. (D-Mass.)
  • July 29, 2014 — Additional cosponsor(s): 4

    Doyle, (D-Pa.)Nadler, (D-N.Y.)
    Matsui, D. (D-Calif.)Pocan, (D-Wis.)
  • July 24, 2014 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Keating, (D-Mass.)
  • July 16, 2014 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Polis, (D-Colo.)Price, D. (D-N.C.)
  • July 14, 2014 — Additional cosponsor(s): 3

    Deutch, (D-Fla.)Lowey, (D-N.Y.)Quigley, (D-Ill.)
  • April 29, 2014 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Engel, (D-N.Y.)Whitfield, (R-Ky.)
  • April 3, 2014 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Tierney, (D-Mass.)
  • March 26, 2014 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Lipinski, D. (D-Ill.)
  • March 6, 2014 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Bishop, R. (R-Utah)Delaney, (D-Md.)
  • March 4, 2014 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Cohen, (D-Tenn.)Shea-Porter, (D-N.H.)
  • Feb. 27, 2014 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Gibson, C. (R-N.Y.)
  • Feb. 25, 2014 — Additional cosponsor(s): 3

    Enyart, (D-Ill.)McCarthy, C. (D-N.Y.)Slaughter, L. (D-N.Y.)
  • Feb. 10, 2014 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Honda, (D-Calif.)
  • Feb. 6, 2014 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Capuano, (D-Mass.)
  • Feb. 3, 2014 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Beatty, (D-Ohio)Lofgren, (D-Calif.)
  • Jan. 16, 2014 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    DeFazio, (D-Ore.)
  • Jan. 7, 2014 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Blumenauer, (D-Ore.)
  • Dec. 12, 2013 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    O'Rourke, (D-Texas)
  • Dec. 5, 2013 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Larson, J. (D-Conn.)Titus, (D-Nev.)
  • Nov. 15, 2013 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    McNerney, (D-Calif.)
  • Oct. 16, 2013 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Tsongas, (D-Mass.)
  • Sept. 9, 2013 — Additional cosponsor(s): 5

    Bishop, T. (D-N.Y.)Holt, (D-N.J.)Schakowsky, (D-Ill.)
    Chu, (D-Calif.)Kennedy (D-Mass.)
  • July 30, 2013McGovern, D-Mass., House speech: Introduces the bill. Congressional Record p. H5099

  • July 30, 2013 — McGovern, D-Mass., Submits a constitutional authority statement on the legislation. Congressional Record p. H5174

  • July 30, 2013 — Original cosponsor(s): 12

    Cicilline, (D-R.I.)Jones, (R-N.C.)Moran, James (D-Va.)
    Conyers (D-Mich.)Kaptur, (D-Ohio)Napolitano, (D-Calif.)
    Grijalva, (D-Ariz.)McCollum, Betty (D-Minn.)Neal, R. (D-Mass.)
    Hastings, A. (D-Fla.)Moore, (D-Wis.)Schiff, A. (D-Calif.)
  • July 30, 2013 — Read twice and referred to: House Armed Services, House Veterans' Affairs.Congressional Record p. H5172-H5173