H.R.2754 - Atomic Veterans Service Medal Act115th Congress (2017-2018) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. McGovern, James P. [D-MA-2] (Introduced 05/26/2017)|
|Committees:||House - Armed Services|
|Latest Action:||House - 07/17/2017 Referred to the Subcommittee on Military Personnel. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.2754 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (05/26/2017)
Atomic Veterans Service Medal Act
This bill directs the Department of Defense (DOD) to design and produce an Atomic Veterans Service Medal to honor retired and former members of the Armed Forces who are radiation-exposed veterans.
DOD may provide for issuance of the Medal to the next-of-kin of a deceased radiation-exposed veteran.