H.R. 1119 (110th): Purple Heart Family Equity Act of 2007

Introduced:

Feb 16, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Apr 30, 2008

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on April 30, 2008.

Law:

Pub.L. 110-207

Sponsor:

Susan Davis

Representative for California's 53rd congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 15, 2008
Length: 1 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title 36, United States Code, to revise the congressional charter of the Military Order of the Purple Heart of the United States of America, Incorporated, to authorize associate membership in the corporation for the spouse and siblings of a recipient of the Purple Heart medal.

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What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 1119” means this is a House of Representatives 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
Feb 16, 2007
Reported by Committee
Aug 2, 2007
Passed House
Nov 6, 2007
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed Senate
Apr 14, 2008
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Apr 30, 2008

Details

Cosponsors
28 cosponsors (20D, 8R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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