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Text of Authorizing the President to award posthumously the Medal of Honor or other appropriate military decoration to John Peter Manzi, killed ...

...Peter Manzi, killed in action on September 7, 1967, in the Republic of Vietnam.

This bill was introduced on February 17, 1993, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. The text of the bill below is as of Feb 17, 1993 (Introduced).

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HR 946 IH

103d CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 946

Authorizing the President to award posthumously the Medal of Honor or other appropriate military decoration to John Peter Manzi, killed in action on September 7, 1967, in the Republic of Vietnam.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

February 17, 1993

Mr. FISH introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Armed Services


A BILL

Authorizing the President to award posthumously the Medal of Honor or other appropriate military decoration to John Peter Manzi, killed in action on September 7, 1967, in the Republic of Vietnam.

    Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That, notwithstanding sections 6248 and 6250 of title 10, United States Code, the President is authorized and requested (1) to award posthumously the Medal of Honor or such other military decoration as the President determines to be appropriate to John Peter Manzi for gallantry in action on September 7, 1967, in the Republic of Vietnam at the cost of his life while serving as a first lieutenant in the Marine Corps, and (2) to present such medal or other decoration to his family.