H.R. 5102 (103rd): To amend title 18, United States Code, with respect to certain crimes relating to Congressional medals of honor.


Sep 26, 1994
103rd Congress, 1993–1994


Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 2, 1994

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on November 2, 1994.


Pub.L. 103-442


Alfred McCandless

Representative for California's 44th congressional district



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Last Updated: Oct 8, 1994
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About the bill

Summary (CRS)

9/26/1994--Introduced.Amends the Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act of 1994 to revise the definition of "Congressional Medal of Honor" to include such medals awarded to members of the Air ... Read more >


Sep 26, 1994

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Sep 29, 1994
Reported by Committee

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Oct 3, 1994
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 8, 1994
Passed Senate

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Nov 2, 1994
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5102”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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