Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senior Senator for Wisconsin. Republican.
Last Updated: Jan 30, 2017
Length: 2 pages
Jan 30, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on January 30, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jan 30, 2017
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S. 238 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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A bill to authorize the President to award the Medal of Honor to James Megellas, formerly of Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, and currently of Colleyville, Texas, for acts of valor on January 28th, 1945, during the Battle of the Bulge in World War II, S. 238, 115th Cong. (2017).
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