H. R. 1119
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
February 16, 2007
Mrs. Davis of California (for herself, Ms. Foxx, Mr. Blunt, Mrs. Jones of Ohio, Mr. Lipinski, Mr. Crowley, Ms. Corrine Brown of Florida, Mr. Tancredo, Ms. Kaptur, Mrs. Tauscher, Mr. Schiff, Mr. Berman, Mrs. McCarthy of New York, Mr. Fortenberry, Mr. Buyer, Mr. Smith of Nebraska, Mrs. Maloney of New York, Mr. Hare, Mr. Salazar, Mr. Capuano, and Mr. Honda) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary
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 of a recipient of the Purple Heart medal.
This Act may be cited as the
Purple Heart Family Equity Act of
Associate membership in the Military Order of the Purple Heart of the United States of America, Incorporated
140503(b) of title 36, United States Code, is amended by striking
parents and lineal descendants and inserting
spouse, and lineal descendants.