Summary

                            A bill to direct the Secretary of the Army to place in Arlington National Cemetery a monument honoring the helicopter pilots and crewmembers who were killed while serving on active duty in the Armed Forces during the Vietnam era, and for other purposes.

Introduced in Senate
Vietnam Helicopter Crew Monument Act

This bill directs the Department of the Army to place in Arlington National
Cemetery a monument honoring helicopter pilots and crew members who were killed
while serving on active duty in the Armed Forces during the Vietnam era, subject
to an agreement with the Vietnam Helicopter Pilots Association under which the
association shall pay all site preparation, construction, installation, and
maintenance costs for the memorial.

 The Army shall remove the Vietnam Helicopter Pilots Association Memorial Tree
and place the monument where the tree stood.



                        

Actions

  • Read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs.

    Feb 6th, 2017
  • Introduced in Senate

    Feb 6th, 2017