H.RES.1455: Commemorating the 25th anniversary of the terrorist bombing of the United States Marine Corps barracks in Beirut, Lebanon.

About This Bill

  • Introduced Sept. 17, 2008
  • Latest Major Action Sept. 30, 2008

Bill Summary

Recalls with sadness the October 23, 1983, terrorist bombing in Beirut, Lebanon. Extends prayers and sympathies to the families of the 241 members of the U.S. Armed Forces who died, and others who were wounded, in the bombing. Calls upon the people of the United States to remember such members' bravery and service. Honors the dedication and courage of all members of the Armed Forces who have made the ultimate sacrifice for the United States.

(Source: Library of Congress)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Referred to the House Committee on Armed Services.
Referred to the Subcommittee on Military Personnel.
Sept. 17, 2008

Introduced in the House by Ray H. LaHood (R-Ill.)

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