HR 1046

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 1046

To amend title 10, United States Code, to authorize a member of the Armed Forces to designate anyone as the person authorized to direct disposition of the remains of the member if the member dies while on active duty.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

March 11, 2011

Mr. COHEN (for himself, Ms. BORDALLO, Mr. DUNCAN of Tennessee, Mr. GRIJALVA, Ms. MOORE, Mr. ROGERS of Michigan, Ms. NORTON, Mr. GEORGE MILLER of California, Mr. LEWIS of Georgia, and Ms. RICHARDSON) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Armed Services


A BILL

To amend title 10, United States Code, to authorize a member of the Armed Forces to designate anyone as the person authorized to direct disposition of the remains of the member if the member dies while on active duty.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. DESIGNATION OF PERSONS AUTHORIZED TO DIRECT DISPOSITION OF REMAINS OF MEMBERS OF THE ARMED FORCES.

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