H.R.3480 - Let Our Veterans Rest in Peace Act of 2008

To direct the United States Sentencing Commission to assure appropriate punishment enhancements for those involved in receiving stolen property where that property consists of grave markers of veterans, and for other purposes. view all titles (7)

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  • Short: Let Our Veterans Rest in Peace Act of 2008 as reported to house.
  • Short: Let Our Veterans Rest in Peace Act of 2008 as passed house.
  • Official: To direct the United States Sentencing Commission to assure appropriate punishment enhancements for those involved in receiving stolen property where that property consists of grave markers of veterans, and for other purposes. as amended by house.
  • Official: To direct the United States Sentencing Commission to assure appropriate enhancements of those involved in receiving stolen property where that property consists of grave markers of veterans, and for other purposes. as introduced.
  • Short: Let Our Veterans Rest in Peace Act of 2008 as reported to senate.
  • Short: Let Our Veterans Rest in Peace Act of 2007 as introduced.
  • Short: Let Our Veterans Rest in Peace Act of 2008 as enacted.

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Official Summary

Let Our Veterans Rest in Peace Act of 2008 - Directs the U.S. Sentencing Commission to review and, if appropriate, amend its sentencing guidelines and policy statements to provide adequate sentencing enhancements for any offense involving the desecration, theft, or trafficking in a grave ma

Official Summary

Let Our Veterans Rest in Peace Act of 2008 - Directs the U.S. Sentencing Commission to review and, if appropriate, amend its sentencing guidelines and policy statements to provide adequate sentencing enhancements for any offense involving the desecration, theft, or trafficking in a grave marker, headstone, monument, or other object intended to permanently mark a veteran's grave. Requires the Commission to ensure that the sentences, guidelines, and policy statements for these crimes are appropriately severe and reasonably consistent with other relevant directives, sentencing guidelines, and policies.

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