H.R.4400: Burn Pit Registry Expansion Act

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Burn Pit Registry Expansion Act This bill expands the scope of the Airborne Hazards and Open Burn Pit Registry of the Department of Veterans Affairs by including burn pits located in Egypt and Syria under the definition of open burn pits. The registry allows certain veterans and service members to document their exposures and report health concerns related to exposure to toxic airborne chemicals and fumes caused by open burn pits (areas used...

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Sept. 7, 2021
Referred to the Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs.
July 9, 2021
Referred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
July 9, 2021

Introduced in the House by Raul Ruiz (D-Calif.)

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