Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 3rd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Nov 11, 2011
Length: 3 pages
112th Congress (2011–2013)
Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 23, 2011
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on November 23, 2011.
What legislators are saying
“Yarmuth Votes to Honor First African-American Marines, including Six Louisvillians”
— Rep. John Yarmuth [D-KY3] (Co-sponsor) on Oct 26, 2011
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H.R. 2447 (112th) 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. 2447. This is the one from the 112th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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To grant the congressional gold medal to the Montford Point Marines, Pub. L. No. 112-59, H.R. 2447, 112th Cong. (2011).
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