H.R. 6966 (95th): A bill to amend title 10 of the United States Code to provide a more equitable standard for awarding the gold star lapel button.

Overview

Introduced:

May 5, 1977
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on October 17, 1977 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

James Hanley

Representative for New York's 32nd congressional district

Democrat

About the bill

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History

May 5, 1977
 
Introduced

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Oct 17, 1977
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

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