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H.R. 12260 (95th): A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to authorize the Administrator of Veterans’ Affairs to furnish cemetery memorial headstones or markers to commemorate veterans who die after being honorably discharged and whose remains are not recovered or identified.

Sponsor and status


Apr 20, 1978
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 20, 1978, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Charles Carney

Representative for Ohio's 19th congressional district


See Instead:

H.R. 12257 (same title)
Passed House (Senate next) — Jun 19, 1978


Apr 20, 1978

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H.R. 12260 (95th) was 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.

This bill was introduced in the 95th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 1977 to Oct 15, 1978. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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