A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to establish a criminal offense relating to fraudulent claims about military service.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Massachusetts. Republican.
Last Updated: Oct 18, 2011
Length: 4 pages
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on October 18, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
Oct 18, 2011
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Sep 13, 2012
Companion Bill — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1775 (112th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on S. 1728 (112th).
S. 1728 (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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