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S. 917: Silver Star Service Banner Day Act

A bill to amend title 36, United States Code, to designate May 1 as "Silver Star Service Banner Day".

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Roy Blunt

Sponsor. Junior Senator for Missouri. Republican.

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Last Updated: May 25, 2017
Length: 6 pages

Apr 24, 2017


Passed Senate (House next) on May 25, 2017

This bill passed in the Senate on May 25, 2017 and goes to the House next for consideration.


34% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)


Apr 24, 2017

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May 25, 2017
Passed Senate (House next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Passed House

Signed by the President

S. 917 is a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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