Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Texas. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 4, 2013
Length: 3 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on May 21, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
2 Cosponsors (1 Republican, 1 Democrat)
Jul 8, 2008
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 3232 (110th).
May 21, 2013
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jun 4, 2013
Updated bill text was published as of Reference Change.
S. 993 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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A bill to authorize and request the President to award the Medal of Honor to James Megellas, formerly of Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, and currently of Colleyville, Texas, for acts of valor on January 28, 1945, during the Battle of the Bulge in World War II, S. 993, 113th Cong. (2013).
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