H.R. 2244 (113th): HEAL Act

To designate the attack that occurred at a recruiting station in Little Rock, Arkansas, on June 1, 2009, in which Private William Long of the United States Army was killed and Private Quinton Ezeagwula of the United States Army was wounded, as an international terrorist attack for which the two soldiers are to be awarded the Purple Heart.

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Jun 4, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 4, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Tim Griffin

Representative for Arkansas's 2nd congressional district



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Jun 4, 2013

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H.R. 2244 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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