H.R. 1908 (105th): American Hero Protection Act
Jun 17, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on June 17, 1997, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Spencer Bachus III
Representative for Alabama's 6th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jun 17, 1997
Length: 2 pages
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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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“H.R. 1908 — 105th Congress: American Hero Protection Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1997. March 6, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/hr1908>
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