To require the issuance of medals to recognize the dedication and valor of Native American code talkers.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Oklahoma's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Oct 2, 2008
Length: 4 pages
110th Congress (2007–2009)
Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 15, 2008
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 15, 2008.
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Dec 13, 2007
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Sep 25, 2008
Passed House (Senate next)
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Sep 30, 2008
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Oct 15, 2008
Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
H.R. 4544 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Code Talkers Recognition Act of 2008, Pub. L. No. 110-420, H.R. 4544, 110th Cong..
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