H.R.5084 - Medal of Honor Legacy Act114th Congress (2015-2016)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Titus, Dina [D-NV-1] (Introduced 04/27/2016)|
|Committees:||House - Veterans' Affairs; Armed Services|
|Latest Action:||House - 05/13/2016 Referred to the Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.5084 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (04/27/2016)
Medal of Honor Legacy Act
This bill directs the Department of the Army to reserve 100 in-ground burial plots at Arlington National Cemetery for interment of deceased Medal of Honor recipients.
Such requirement shall terminate when the Army submits a report on the cemetery's interment and inurnment capacity that includes: (1) the estimated date of achieving maximum capacity; and (2) recommendations to ensure that such capacity is not reached until well into the future, including actions to redefine interment eligibility and considerations for cemetery expansion.