To amend title 38, United States Code, to ensure the Secretary of Veterans Affairs permits the display of Battlefield Crosses in national cemeteries.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Ohio's 16th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Nov 8, 2017
Length: 2 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on November 8, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
“Renacci Testifies at VA Hearing on Battlefield Cross”
— Rep. James Renacci [R-OH16, 2011-2018] (Sponsor) on Sep 5, 2018
“Renacci Introduces Fallen Warrior Battlefield Cross Act”
— Rep. James Renacci [R-OH16, 2011-2018] (Sponsor) on Nov 9, 2017
Nov 8, 2017
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H.R. 4312 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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