S. 2743 (111th): Cold War Service Medal Act of 2009


Nov 5, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 5, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Olympia Snowe

Senator from Maine



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Last Updated: Nov 5, 2009
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to provide for the award of a military service medal to members of the Armed Forces who served honorably during the Cold War, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Cold War Service Medal Act of 2009 - Authorizes the Secretary of the military department concerned to issue the Cold War Service Medal to members of the Armed Forces who ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Nov 5, 2009

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2743”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


8 cosponsors (7D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 402 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 17, 2011

H.R. 4051 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 6, 2009

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