H.R. 44 (111th): Guam World War II Loyalty Recognition Act


Jan 6, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on February 23, 2009 but was never passed by the Senate.


Madeleine Bordallo

Delegate for Guam At Large



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Last Updated: Mar 5, 2009
Length: 11 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To implement the recommendations of the Guam War Claims Review Commission.

Summary (CRS)

2/23/2009--Passed House without amendment.Guam World War II Loyalty Recognition Act - Section2 - Recognizes the suffering and the loyalty of the people of Guam during the Japanese occupation of Guam ... Read more >

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Jan 6, 2009

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Feb 23, 2009
Passed House

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Mar 5, 2009
Text Published

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 44”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


88 cosponsors (78D, 10R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass
Feb 23, 2009 7:09 p.m.
Passed 299/99

Related Bills

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H.R. 1595 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Passed House
Last Action: May 8, 2007

H.R. 44 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 5, 2011

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