S.776: Downwinders Compensation Act of 2019

About This Bill

  • Introduced March 13, 2019
  • Latest Major Action March 13, 2019

Bill Cosponsors

2 (All Democrats)

Bill Summary

Downwinders Compensation Act of 2019 This bill expands eligibility for restitution that is provided to certain individuals who were exposed to atmospheric nuclear testing and developed specified cancers. Specifically, the bill expands eligibility to include qualified individuals who were exposed in any part of Clark County, Nevada, or Mohave County, Arizona.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
March 13
Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
March 13

Introduced in the Senate by Martha McSally (R-Ariz.)

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