To authorize the President to award the Medal of Honor to Master Sergeant Roddie Edmonds of the United States Army for acts of valor during World War II.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Tennessee's 2nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Mar 23, 2016
Length: 2 pages
Mar 23, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 23, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What stakeholders are saying
Mar 23, 2016
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H.R. 4863 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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