H.R. 1908 (105th): American Hero Protection Act

Introduced:

Jun 17, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 17, 1997, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Spencer Bachus III
Representative for Alabama's 6th congressional district
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 17, 1997
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To prohibit performance of military honors and burial benefits to persons convicted of capital crimes.

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H.R. 1119 (Related)
National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1998

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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History

Introduced
Jun 17, 1997

Details

Cosponsors
14 cosponsors (8R, 6D) (show)
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Votes

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