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Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 21st congressional district. Republican.
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114th Congress, 2015–2017
Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 7, 2015
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on August 7, 2015.
What legislators are saying
“Smith Bill to Memorialize Fallen Soldier Passes House”
— Rep. Lamar Smith [R-TX21, 1987-2018] (Sponsor) on Jun 16, 2015
H.R. 2559 (114th) 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.
This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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To designate the “PFC Milton A. Lee Medal of Honor Memorial Highway” in the State of Texas, Pub. L. No. 114-49, H.R. 2559, 114th Cong. (2015).
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