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Sponsor. Senator for Louisiana. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 18, 2016
Length: 2 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced on April 18, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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Apr 18, 2016
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S. 2811 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 2811. This is the one from the 114th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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A bill to authorize the award of the Distinguished Service Cross to Chaplain (First Lieutenant) Joseph Verbis LaFleur for acts of valor during World War II, S. 2811, 114th Cong. (2016).
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