Summary: H.R.406 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (01/10/2017)

Honoring our Heroes Act

This bill permits, where there is no living immediate next of kin of a deceased member of the Armed Forces, a covered relative to request the one-time free replacement of certain military decorations of such deceased member.

"Covered relative" means a relative of a deceased recipient of a military decoration who is: (1) not the immediate next of kin; and (2) related within the fourth degree of consanguinity to the deceased recipient, or a more distant relative if determined appropriate.