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To prohibit performance of military honors and burial benefits to persons convicted of capital crimes.
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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 ...
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Jun 17, 1997
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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.
14 cosponsors (8R, 6D)
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National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1998
Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 18, 1997
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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. October 5, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/hr1908>
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