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H.R. 877 (115th): Vietnam Helicopter Crew Monument Act

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To direct the Secretary of the Army to place in Arlington National Cemetery a monument honoring the helicopter pilots and crewmembers who were killed while serving on active duty in the Armed Forces during the Vietnam era, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Mark Amodei

Sponsor. Representative for Nevada's 2nd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Feb 6, 2017
Length: 3 pages
Feb 6, 2017
115th Congress (2017–2019)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 6, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).


49 Cosponsors (35 Republicans, 14 Democrats)


Position statements

What legislators are saying

Amodei Statement on Vietnam Helicopter Pilot & Crew Member Monument Ceremony in Arlington National Cemetery
    — Rep. Mark Amodei [R-NV2] (Sponsor) on Apr 19, 2018

Cartwright Commends Arlington National Cemetery for Addition of Vietnam Helicopter Pilot and Crewmember Monument; Encourages Vietnam Veterans to Attend Dedication Ceremony
    — Rep. Matthew “Matt” Cartwright [D-PA8] (Co-sponsor) on Apr 6, 2018

Amodei Congratulates Vietnam Helicopter Crew on Monument Designation in Arlington National Cemetery
    — Rep. Mark Amodei [R-NV2] (Sponsor) on Mar 15, 2017

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Feb 6, 2017

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H.R. 877 (115th) 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 H.R. 877. This is the one from the 115th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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