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.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 8th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jan 13, 2017
Length: 3 pages
Jan 13, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on January 13, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
- See Instead:
S. 765 (same title)
Passed Senate (House next) — Aug 3, 2017
Jan 13, 2017
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