To amend title 18, United States Code, with respect to fraudulent representations about having received military decorations or medals.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Nevada's 3rd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Sep 19, 2012
Length: 3 pages
112th Congress, 2011–2013
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.
What legislators are saying
“Protecing Defense in Time of Global Unrest: LAMBORN LEDGER”
— Rep. Doug Lamborn [R-CO5] (Co-sponsor) on Sep 14, 2012
May 5, 2011
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Aug 1, 2012
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Sep 13, 2012
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
Jun 3, 2013
Reintroduced Bill — Enacted — Signed by the President
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 258 (113th).
H.R. 1775 (112th) was a 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.
This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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