S.2157 - Honor Our Fallen Prisoners of War Act109th Congress (2005-2006)
Summary: S.2157 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)
Introduced in Senate (12/21/2005)
Honor Our Fallen Prisoners of War Act - Requires the Secretary concerned, for purposes of awarding the Purple Heart, to treat members of the Armed Forces who die in captivity under circumstances establishing eligibility for the prisoner-of-war medal but not for the Purple Heart as a member who is killed or wounded in action.
Applies this Act to members who died on or after December 7, 1941.