H.R. 2856 (111th): U.S. Military Medals and Insignia Pride and Patriotism Act of 2009


Jun 12, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 12, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Mary Fallin

Representative for Oklahoma's 5th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 12, 2009
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title 10, United States Code, to require that military decorations, ribbons, badges, medals, insignia, and other uniform accouterments used by the Armed Forces be produced in the United States.

Summary (CRS)

6/12/2009--Introduced.U.S. Military Medals and Insignia Pride and Patriotism Act of 2009 - Prohibits a military exchange store or other nonappropriated fund instrumentality of DOD from purchasing for resale any military ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 12, 2009

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2856”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


13 cosponsors (10R, 3D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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