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Jun 17, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998
This bill was introduced on June 17, 1997, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Alabama's 6th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jun 17, 1997
Length: 2 pages
To prohibit performance of military honors and burial benefits to persons convicted of capital crimes.
6/17/1997--Introduced.American Hero Protection Act - Prohibits the Secretary of Defense and the Secretary of Transportation, with respect to the Coast Guard when it is not operating as a service in ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1908”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1908 — 105th Congress: American Hero Protection Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/hr1908
“H.R. 1908 — 105th Congress: American Hero Protection Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1997. November 29, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/hr1908>
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