H.R. 2580 (112th): Father Mychal Judge, O.F.M., Congressional Gold Medal Act

Introduced:

Jul 18, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 18, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Peter “Pete” King
Representative for New York's 3rd congressional district
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 18, 2011
Length: 5 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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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H.R. 1224 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 15, 2013

H.R. 2503 (Related)
Father Mychal Judge, O.F.M., Congressional Gold Medal Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 12, 2011

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History

Introduced
Jul 18, 2011

Details

Cosponsors
38 cosponsors (26D, 12R) (show)
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