H.R. 1469 (112th): Honor Our Fallen Heroes Act


Apr 8, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 8, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Larry Kissell

Representative for North Carolina's 8th congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 8, 2011
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About the bill

Full Title

Making appropriations to ensure the prompt payment by the Department of Defense (and the Department of Homeland Security in the case of the Coast Guard) of the death gratuity paid upon the death of members of the Armed Forces and certain other eligible persons despite the failure to enact interim or full-year appropriations for the Armed Forces.

Summary (CRS)

4/8/2011--Introduced.Honor Our Fallen Heroes Act - Appropriates amounts to the Secretary of Defense (DOD) and the Secretary of Homeland Security (DHS) during a funding gap impacting the Armed Forces to ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 8, 2011

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1469”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


93 cosponsors (82D, 11R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 855 (Related)
Pay Our Troops Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 14, 2011

H.R. 1551 (Related)
Guarantee Paychecks for America’s Military Families Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 14, 2011

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