To provide for the award of a gold medal on behalf of Congress posthumously to Father Mychal Judge, O.F.M., beloved Chaplain of the Fire Department of New York who passed away as the first recorded victim of the September 11, 2001, attacks in recognition of his example to the Nation of selfless dedication to duty and compassion for one's fellow citizens.
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Mar 10, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 10, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 9th congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 10, 2011
Length: 5 pages
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