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Sponsor. Representative for New Jersey's 5th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 20, 2002
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107th Congress (2001–2002)
This bill was introduced on June 20, 2002, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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Jun 20, 2002
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H.R. 4982 (107th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 4982. This is the one from the 107th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 107th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2001 to Nov 22, 2002. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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To waive the time limitation specified by law for the award of certain military decorations in order to allow the award of the Congressional Medal of Honor to Steve Piniaha of Sparta, New Jersey, for acts of valor while a member of the Army during World War II, H.R. 4982, 107th Cong. (2002).
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