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H.R. 995 (114th): Veterans Day Moment of Silence Act

To amend title 36, United States Code, to encourage the nationwide observance of two minutes of silence each Veterans Day.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Stephen Lynch

Sponsor. Representative for Massachusetts's 8th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Feb 13, 2015
Length: 2 pages
Introduced:

Feb 13, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

See Instead:

S. 1004 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Oct 7, 2016

History

Feb 13, 2015
 
Introduced

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H.R. 995 (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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