About the bill
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.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1224 (113th).
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 2580 — 112th Congress: Father Mychal Judge, O.F.M., Congressional Gold Medal Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2580
“H.R. 2580 — 112th Congress: Father Mychal Judge, O.F.M., Congressional Gold Medal Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. July 29, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2580>
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