S. 1998 (109th): Stolen Valor Act of 2005

Introduced:

Nov 10, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:
Enacted — Signed by the President
on Dec 20, 2006

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 20, 2006.

Law:

Pub.L. 109-437

Sponsor:

Kent Conrad
Senator from North Dakota
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 11, 2006
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 3352 (Related)
Stolen Valor Act of 2005

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 19, 2005

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 1998” means this is a Senate 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.

History

Introduced
Nov 10, 2005
Passed Senate
Sep 7, 2006
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed House
Dec 6, 2006
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 20, 2006

Details

Cosponsors
27 cosponsors (14D, 13R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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