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S. 815 (112th): Sanctity of Eternal Rest for Veterans Act of 2011

A bill to guarantee that military funerals are conducted with dignity and respect.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Apr 13, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

This bill was incorporated into:

H.R. 1627: Honoring America’s Veterans and Caring for Camp Lejeune Families Act of 2012
Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 6, 2012. (compare text)
Sponsor:

Olympia Snowe

Senator from Maine

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 13, 2011
Length: 12 pages

History

Apr 13, 2011
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

S. 815 (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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