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Official Title as Introduced

To authorize and request the President to award the congressional Medal of Honor posthumously to Theodore Roosevelt for his gallant and heroic actions in the attack on San Juan Heights, Cuba, during the Spanish-American War.


Actions Overview (6)

Date
11/12/1998Became Public Law No: 105-371. (TXT | PDF)
11/12/1998Signed by President.
11/02/1998Presented to President.
10/21/1998Passed/agreed to in Senate: Passed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent.(consideration: CR S12916-12918)
10/08/1998Passed/agreed to in House: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote.
07/25/1997Introduced in House

All Actions (17)

Date Chamber
11/12/1998Became Public Law No: 105-371. (TXT | PDF)
11/12/1998Signed by President.
11/02/1998HousePresented to President.
10/21/1998SenateMessage on Senate action sent to the House.
10/21/1998SenatePassed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S12916-12918)
10/09/1998SenateReceived in the Senate, read twice.
10/08/1998-8:15pmHouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
10/08/1998-8:15pmHouseOn motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote.
10/08/1998-8:15pmHouseConsidered as unfinished business.
10/08/1998-4:11pmHouseAt the conclusion of debate, the chair put the question on the motion to suspend the rules. Mr. Buyer objected to the vote on the grounds that a quorum was not present. Further proceedings on the motion were postponed. The point of no quorum was withdrawn.
10/08/1998-3:31pmHouseDEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate.
10/08/1998-3:31pmHouseConsidered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H10121-10126, H10149)
10/08/1998-3:31pmHouseMr. Buyer moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill.
09/28/1998HouseSubcommittee Hearings Held.
Action By: House National Security Subcommittee on Military Personnel
08/28/1997HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Military Personnel.
Action By: Committee on National Security
07/25/1997HouseReferred to the House Committee on National Security.
07/25/1997HouseIntroduced in House

Cosponsors (162)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Cunningham, Randy (Duke) [R-CA-51]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Gibbons, Jim [R-NV-2]* 07/25/1997
Rep. King, Peter T. [R-NY-3]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Brown, Corrine [D-FL-3]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Boehlert, Sherwood [R-NY-23]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Skelton, Ike [D-MO-4]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Davis, Tom [R-VA-11]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Horn, Stephen [R-CA-38]* 07/25/1997
Rep. McInnis, Scott [R-CO-3]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Pomeroy, Earl [D-ND-At Large]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Sisisky, Norman [D-VA-4]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Weldon, Curt [R-PA-7]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Watts, J. C., Jr. [R-OK-4]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Taylor, Gene [D-MS-5]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Ehrlich, Robert L., Jr. [R-MD-2]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Pallone, Frank, Jr. [D-NJ-6]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Mascara, Frank [D-PA-20]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Spratt, John M., Jr. [D-SC-5]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Buyer, Steve [R-IN-5]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Clayton, Eva M. [D-NC-1]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Frost, Martin [D-TX-24]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Holden, Tim [D-PA-6]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Weller, Jerry [R-IL-11]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Weldon, Dave [R-FL-15]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Talent, Jim [R-MO-2]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Emerson, Jo Ann [R-MO-8]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Kelly, Sue W. [R-NY-19]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Dooley, Calvin M. [D-CA-20]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Burton, Dan [R-IN-6]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Quinn, Jack [R-NY-30]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Klink, Ron [D-PA-4]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Skeen, Joe [R-NM-2]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Fox, Jon D. [R-PA-13]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Schaffer, Bob [R-CO-4]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Ackerman, Gary L. [D-NY-5]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Poshard, Glenn [D-IL-19]* 07/25/1997
Rep. McDade, Joseph M. [R-PA-10]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Smith, Adam [D-WA-9]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Hinchey, Maurice D. [D-NY-26]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Olver, John W. [D-MA-1]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Hall, Ralph M. [D-TX-4]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Maloney, Carolyn B. [D-NY-14]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Gilman, Benjamin A. [R-NY-20]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Hefner, W. G. (Bill) [D-NC-8]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Goode, Virgil H., Jr. [D-VA-5]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Borski, Robert A. [D-PA-3]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Abercrombie, Neil [D-HI-1]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Reyes, Silvestre [D-TX-16]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Gilchrest, Wayne T. [R-MD-1]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Jones, Walter B., Jr. [R-NC-3]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Kennedy, Patrick J. [D-RI-1]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Chenoweth-Hage, Helen [R-ID-1]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Clyburn, James E. [D-SC-6]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Blagojevich, Rod R. [D-IL-5]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Blunt, Roy [R-MO-7]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Wamp, Zach [R-TN-3]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Baldacci, John Elias [D-ME-2]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Cramer, Robert E. (Bud), Jr. [D-AL-5]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Ney, Robert W. [R-OH-18]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Farr, Sam [D-CA-17]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Harman, Jane [D-CA-36]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Goss, Porter J. [R-FL-14]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Bass, Charles F. [R-NH-2]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Sandlin, Max [D-TX-1]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Weygand, Robert A. [D-RI-2]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Turner, Jim [D-TX-2]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Foley, Mark [R-FL-16]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Pastor, Ed [D-AZ-2]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Coble, Howard [R-NC-6]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Calvert, Ken [R-CA-43]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Istook, Ernest J., Jr. [R-OK-5]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Bateman, Herbert H. [R-VA-1]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Neumann, Mark W. [R-WI-1]* 07/25/1997
Rep. McIntyre, Mike [D-NC-7]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Walsh, James T. [R-NY-25]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Goodling, William F. [R-PA-19]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Fattah, Chaka [D-PA-2]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Petri, Thomas E. [R-WI-6]* 07/25/1997
Rep. McNulty, Michael R. [D-NY-21]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Thurman, Karen L. [D-FL-5]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Condit, Gary A. [D-CA-18]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Murtha, John P. [D-PA-12]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Lipinski, William O. [D-IL-3]* 07/25/1997
Rep. McKeon, Howard P. "Buck" [R-CA-25]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Hinojosa, Ruben [D-TX-15]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Bono, Sonny [R-CA-44]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Ensign, John [R-NV-1]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Ortiz, Solomon P. [D-TX-27]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Rahall, Nick J., II [D-WV-3]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Spence, Floyd [R-SC-2]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Sherman, Brad [D-CA-24]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Rohrabacher, Dana [R-CA-45]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Klug, Scott L. [R-WI-2]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Young, C. W. Bill [R-FL-10]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Franks, Bob [R-NJ-7]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Livingston, Bob [R-LA-1]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Wise, Robert E., Jr. [D-WV-2]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Allen, Thomas H. [D-ME-1]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Bachus, Spencer [R-AL-6]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Hyde, Henry J. [R-IL-6]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Johnson, Sam [R-TX-3]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Fawell, Harris W. [R-IL-13]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Hamilton, Lee H. [D-IN-9]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Schumer, Charles E. [D-NY-9]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Stupak, Bart [D-MI-1]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Rodriguez, Ciro D. [D-TX-28]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Kanjorski, Paul E. [D-PA-11]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Peterson, Collin C. [D-MN-7]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Largent, Steve [R-OK-1]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Barcia, James A. [D-MI-5]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Slaughter, Louise McIntosh [D-NY-28]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Canady, Charles T. [R-FL-12]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Deal, Nathan [R-GA-9]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Barrett, Thomas M. [D-WI-5]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Baesler, Scotty [D-KY-6]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Bonior, David E. [D-MI-10]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Coyne, William J. [D-PA-14]* 07/25/1997
Rep. DeLauro, Rosa L. [D-CT-3]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Deutsch, Peter [D-FL-20]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Doyle, Michael F. [D-PA-18]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Edwards, Chet [D-TX-11]* 07/25/1997
Rep. English, Phil [R-PA-21]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Foglietta, Thomas M. [D-PA-1]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Gordon, Bart [D-TN-6]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Moran, James P. [D-VA-8]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Neal, Richard E. [D-MA-2]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Meehan, Martin T. [D-MA-5]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Parker, Mike [R-MS-4]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Roemer, Tim [D-IN-3]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Saxton, Jim [R-NJ-3]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Solomon, Gerald B. H. [R-NY-22]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Stump, Bob [R-AZ-3]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Tanner, John S. [D-TN-8]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Visclosky, Peter J. [D-IN-1]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Hayworth, J. D. [R-AZ-6]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Maloney, James H. [D-CT-5]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Clement, Bob [D-TN-5]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Wicker, Roger F. [R-MS-1]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Hunter, Duncan [R-CA-52]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Armey, Richard K. [R-TX-26]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Packard, Ron [R-CA-48]* 07/25/1997
Rep. Stenholm, Charles W. [D-TX-17] 07/28/1997
Rep. Barr, Bob [R-GA-7] 09/03/1997
Rep. Sanders, Bernard [I-VT-At Large] 09/03/1997
Rep. Barrett, Bill [R-NE-3] 09/03/1997
Rep. Rogan, James E. [R-CA-27] 09/03/1997
Rep. Hansen, James V. [R-UT-1] 09/03/1997
Rep. Manzullo, Donald A. [R-IL-16] 09/03/1997
Rep. Cook, Merrill [R-UT-2] 09/03/1997
Rep. Sanchez, Loretta [D-CA-46] 09/03/1997
Rep. Smith, Lamar [R-TX-21] 09/03/1997
Rep. Martinez, Matthew G. [D-CA-31] 09/03/1997
Rep. Lazio, Rick [R-NY-2] 09/03/1997
Rep. Diaz-Balart, Lincoln [R-FL-21] 10/29/1997
Rep. Cooksey, John [R-LA-5] 10/29/1997
Rep. Dingell, John D. [D-MI-16] 10/29/1997
Rep. Underwood, Robert A. [D-GU-At Large] 11/07/1997
Rep. Greenwood, James C. [R-PA-8] 02/03/1998
Rep. Forbes, Michael P. [R-NY-1] 02/03/1998
Rep. Peterson, John E. [R-PA-5] 02/03/1998
Rep. Frelinghuysen, Rodney P. [R-NJ-11] 04/30/1998
Rep. McHugh, John M. [R-NY-24] 10/07/1998

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House National Security07/25/1997 Referred to
House National Security Subcommittee on Military Personnel08/28/1997 Referred to
09/28/1998 Hearings by

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Introduced in House (07/25/1997)

Authorizes the President to award the Congressional Medal of Honor posthumously to Theodore Roosevelt for his actions in the attack of San Juan Heights, Cuba, during the Spanish-American War on July 1, 1898.