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Last Action: This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 30, 2015.
Nov 10, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 20, 2006
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 20, 2006.
Senator from North Dakota
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Last Updated: Dec 11, 2006
Length: 2 pages
A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to enhance protections relating to the reputation and meaning of the Medal of Honor and other military decorations and awards, and for other purposes.
Stolen Valor Act of 2005 - Amends the federal criminal code to expand the prohibition against wearing, manufacturing, or selling military decorations or medals without legal authorization to prohibit purchasing, ... Read more >
This is the first step in the legislative process.
The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Updated bill text was published as of Passed the Senate (Engrossed).
The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1998”). 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. (2015). S. 1998 — 109th Congress: Stolen Valor Act of 2005. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s1998
“S. 1998 — 109th Congress: Stolen Valor Act of 2005.” www.GovTrack.us. 2005. October 4, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s1998>
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