H.R. 1376 (104th): To amend title 10, United States Code, to provide for the award of the Purple Heart to members of the Armed Forces killed or wounded due to friendly fire while engaged in peacekeeping activities.


Apr 3, 1995
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 3, 1995, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Julian Dixon

Representative for California's 32nd congressional district



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4/3/1995--Introduced.Makes eligible for the award of the Purple Heart members of the armed forces killed or wounded on or after January 1, 1994, by weapon fire while engaged in a ... Read more >

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Apr 3, 1995

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1376”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


20 cosponsors (12D, 8R) (show)
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