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H.R. 4757 (114th): To expand the eligibility for headstones, markers, and medallions furnished by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs for deceased individuals who were awarded the Medal of Honor and are buried in private cemeteries, and for other purposes.

Overview

Introduced:

Mar 16, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on November 29, 2016 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Jeff Miller

Representative for Florida's 1st congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 30, 2016
Length: 3 pages

History

Mar 16, 2016
 
Introduced

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May 11, 2016
 
Considered by Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Sep 21, 2016
 
Ordered Reported

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Sep 21, 2016
 
Considered by House Committee on Veterans' Affairs

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Nov 14, 2016
 
Reported by House Committee on Veterans' Affairs

A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.

Nov 29, 2016
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

H.R. 4757 (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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