H.R. 1775 (112th): Stolen Valor Act of 2012

Introduced:

May 5, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on September 13, 2012 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Joseph Heck

Representative for Nevada's 3rd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 19, 2012
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title 18, United States Code, with respect to fraudulent representations about having received military decorations or medals.

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H.R. 258 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Enacted — Signed by the President
Jun 3, 2013

S. 1728 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 18, 2011

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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 1775” means this is a House of Representatives 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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History

Introduced
May 5, 2011
Reported by Committee
Aug 1, 2012
Passed House
Sep 13, 2012
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Details

Cosponsors
107 cosponsors (90R, 17D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
Sep 13, 2012 2:59 p.m.
Passed 410/3

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