To amend title 18, United States Code, to provide for penalties for the sale of any Purple Heart awarded to a member of the Armed Forces.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 8th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jan 13, 2017
Length: 3 pages
Jan 13, 2017
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May 22, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2911 (116th).
H.R. 544 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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