H.R. 2864 (112th): Fallen Heroes of 9/11 Act

To provide for a medal of appropriate design to be awarded by the President to the memorials established at the 3 sites honoring the men and women who perished as a result of the terrorist attacks on the United States on September 11, 2001.

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Sep 7, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 7, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Bill Shuster

Representative for Pennsylvania's 9th congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 7, 2011
Length: 5 pages

See Instead:

S. 1239 (same title)
Passed Senate — Sep 9, 2011

H.R. 3421 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Dec 23, 2011


Sep 7, 2011

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