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Sponsor. Senator for Montana. Democrat.
Last Updated: Mar 6, 2013
Length: 2 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on March 6, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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Mar 6, 2013
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S. 470 (113th) 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.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 470. This is the one from the 113th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to require that the Purple Heart occupy a position of precedence above the new Distinguished Warfare Medal, S. 470, 113th Cong. (2013).
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