H.R. 318: To authorize a Wall of Remembrance as part of the Korean War Veterans Memorial and to allow certain private contributions to fund that Wall of Remembrance.

Introduced:
Jan 18, 2013
Status:
Referred to Committee
Prognosis
4% chance of being enacted
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Sponsor
Ralph Hall
Representative for Texas's 4th congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Jan 18, 2013
Length
3 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 2563 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 15, 2011

 
Status

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on January 18, 2013, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Progress
Introduced Jan 18, 2013
Referred to Committee Jan 18, 2013
Reported by Committee ...
Passed House ...
Passed Senate ...
Signed by the President ...
Prognosis

18% chance of getting past committee.
4% chance of being enacted.

Only 11% of bills made it past committee and only about 3% were enacted in 2011–2013. [show factors | methodology]

 
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Cosponsors
49 cosponsors (28R, 21D) (show)
Committees

House Natural Resources

Public Lands and Environmental Regulation

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1/18/2013--Introduced.
Authorizes a Wall of Remembrance as part of the previously authorized Korean War Veterans Memorial to include, in regards to the Korean War:
(1) a list by name of members of the U.S. Armed Forces who were killed in such action;
(2) the number of members who were wounded, missing, or prisoners; and
(3) the number of members of the Korean Augmentation to the U.S. Army, the Republic of Korea Armed Forces, and the other nations of the United Nations (U.N.) Command who were killed, wounded, missing, or prisoners.
Prohibits using any federal funds to construct the memorial.

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