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- Full Title
To prohibit performance of military honors and burial benefits to persons convicted of capital crimes.
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Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 18, 1997
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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 1908” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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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. May 26, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/hr1908>
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