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H.R. 509 (101st): United States Coast Guard Bicentennial Medal Act

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To provide for the striking of medals in commemoration of the bicentennial of the United States Coast Guard.

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Jan 19, 1989
101st Congress (1989–1990)
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Frank Annunzio

Representative for Illinois's 11th congressional district



229 Cosponsors (134 Democrats, 95 Republicans)

See Instead

S. 1091 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Mar 30, 1990



Jan 19, 1989

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H.R. 509 (101st) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 509. This is the one from the 101st Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 101st Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1989 to Oct 28, 1990. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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