H.R. 1670: National POW/MIA Remembrance Act of 2015

Introduced:

Mar 26, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Apr 29, 2016

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on April 29, 2016.

Law:

Pub.L. 114-147

Sponsor:

Stephen Lynch

Representative for Massachusetts's 8th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 16, 2016
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To direct the Architect of the Capitol to place in the United States Capitol a chair honoring American Prisoners of War/Missing in Action.

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History

Mar 26, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Dec 2, 2015
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Mar 21, 2016
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Apr 14, 2016
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Apr 29, 2016
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

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