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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.
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. (2016). 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. February 11, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/hr1908>
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