S. 743 (110th): A bill to amend title 36, United States Code, to modify the individuals eligible for associate membership in the Military Order of the Purple Heart of the United States of America, Incorporated.


Mar 1, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on March 1, 2007 but was never passed by the House.


David Vitter
Senator from Louisiana


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Last Updated: Mar 6, 2007
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
3/1/2007--Passed Senate without amendment.Amends the federal charter of the Military Order of the Purple Heart of the United States of America, Incorporated (the corporation), to authorize the corporation to extend ...

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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. 1119 (Related)
Purple Heart Family Equity Act of 2007

Enacted — Signed by the President
Apr 30, 2008

H.R. 1027 (Related)
To amend title 36, United States Code, to authorize the spouse and siblings of ...

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 13, 2007

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The “S.” in “S. 743” 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.

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Mar 1, 2007
Passed Senate
Mar 1, 2007
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.


17 cosponsors (15R, 2D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no votes related to this bill.

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