IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
March 6, 2013
Mr. Tester(for himself,Mr. Heller,Mr. Boozman,Mr. Manchin, andMr. Baucus) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to theCommittee on Armed Services
To amend title 10, United States Code, to require that the Purple Heart occupy a position of precedence above the new Distinguished Warfare Medal.
Precedence of award of Purple Heart compared to award of Distinguished Warfare Medal
Section 1127 of title 10, United States Code, is amended by striking
displayed, not lower than that immediately following the bronze star.and inserting the following:
not lower than the position immediately following the position of the bronze star; and
above the position of the Distinguished Warfare Medal.