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Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 30th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jan 7, 2020
Length: 4 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on January 7, 2020, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Jan 7, 2020
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H.R. 5549 (116th) 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. 5549. This is the one from the 116th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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To authorize the President to award the Medal of Honor to Doris Miller posthumously for acts of valor while a member of the Navy during World War II, H.R. 5549, 116th Cong. (2020).
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