H.R. 2447 (112th): To grant the congressional gold medal to the Montford Point Marines.



Jul 7, 2011
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.


Pub.L. 112-59


Corrine Brown

Representative for Florida's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Nov 11, 2011
Length: 3 pages

Incorporated Legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

S. 1527: A bill to authorize the award of a Congressional gold medal to the Montford Point Marines of World War II.

Referred to Committee on Sep 8, 2011. 66% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 1303: Shirley Chisholm Congressional Gold Medal Act

Referred to Committee on Mar 31, 2011. 23% incorporated. (compare text)


Jul 7, 2011

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Oct 25, 2011
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Nov 9, 2011
Passed Senate

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Nov 23, 2011
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 2447 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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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