S. 2783 (107th): Honor Our Heroes Act


Jul 24, 2002
107th Congress, 2001–2002

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 24, 2002, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Jean Carnahan

Senator from Missouri



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Last Updated: Jul 24, 2002
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About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to restore the tax exempt status of death gratuity payments to members of the uniformed services.

Summary (CRS)

7/24/2002--Introduced.Honor Our Heroes Act - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to restore in full the tax exempt status of death gratuity payments to members of the armed services. Applies this ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 24, 2002

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2783”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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