H.R. 268 (111th): To amend title 10, United States Code, to ensure that every military chaplain has the prerogative to close a prayer outside of a religious service according to the dictates of the chaplain’s own conscience.

Introduced:

Jan 7, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 7, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Walter Jones Jr.

Representative for North Carolina's 3rd congressional district

Republican

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Last Updated: Jan 7, 2009
Length: 3 pages

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Jan 7, 2009
 
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H.R. 6514 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 16, 2008

H.R. 343 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 22, 2013

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