To amend title 38, United States Code, to ensure that the prohibition against interment or memorialization in the National Cemetery Administration or Arlington National Cemetery of persons committing Federal or State capital crimes is consistently carried out, to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to disinter the remains of George E. Siple from Indiantown Gap National Cemetery, and for other purposes.
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May 21, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 21, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Pennsylvania's 11th congressional district
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Last Updated: May 21, 2015
Length: 4 pages
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