HR 305

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 305

To waive the time limitations specified by law for the award of certain military decorations in order to allow the posthumous award of the Medal of Honor to Doris Miller for actions while a member of the Navy during World War II.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

January 18, 2011

Ms. EDDIE BERNICE JOHNSON of Texas (for herself, Mr. BISHOP of Georgia, Mr. FILNER, and Mrs. CHRISTENSEN) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Armed Services


A BILL

To waive the time limitations specified by law for the award of certain military decorations in order to allow the posthumous award of the Medal of Honor to Doris Miller for actions while a member of the Navy during World War II.

SECTION 1. WAIVER OF TIME LIMITATIONS ON AWARD OF MEDAL OF HONOR TO DORIS MILLER FOR VALOR AS A MEMBER OF THE NAVY DURING WORLD WAR II.

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