HR3657: To amend title 38, United States Code, to authorize the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to provide headstones and markers for the graves of spouses and children of veterans who are buried in tribal cemeteries.

By | February 7, 2018
Seal of the US Dept of Veterans Affairs

Seal of the US Dept of Veterans Affairs

Directs the VA, upon request, to provide headstones and markers for the unmarked graves of spouses and children of veterans who are buried in tribally-owned cemeteries.

Official Summary

This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), upon request, to provide headstones and markers for the unmarked graves of spouses (including surviving spouses) and children (including unmarried adult children at the VA’s discretion) of veterans who are buried in tribally-owned cemeteries.

Passed House
2017-11-06
Passed Senate
Signed by President
Became Public Law

Amendments

Amended in committee.

Sponsors

Original sponsor: Rep. Poliquin, Bruce [R-ME-2]

Votes

Passed House by voice vote.

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