H.R. 3421 (112th): Fallen Heroes of 9/11 Act

To award Congressional Gold Medals in honor of the men and women who perished as a result of the terrorist attacks on the United States on September 11, 2001.

Overview

Introduced:

Nov 14, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 23, 2011

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 23, 2011.

Law:

Pub.L. 112-76

Sponsor:

Bill Shuster

Representative for Pennsylvania's 9th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 17, 2011
Length: 2 pages

Incorporated Legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

H.R. 2864: Fallen Heroes of 9/11 Act

Referred to Committee on Sep 7, 2011. 58% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 1239: Fallen Heroes of 9/11 Act

Passed Senate on Sep 9, 2011. 58% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 2503: Father Mychal Judge, O.F.M., Congressional Gold Medal Act

Referred to Committee on Jul 12, 2011. 16% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 1027: Father Mychal Judge, O.F.M., Congressional Gold Medal Act

Referred to Committee on Mar 10, 2011. 16% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 3712: To grant the Congressional Gold Medal to the troops who defended Bataan during World War II.

Referred to Committee on Dec 16, 2011. 10% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 2004: A bill to grant the Congressional Gold Medal to the troops who defended Bataan during World War II.

Referred to Committee on Dec 15, 2011. 10% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 1591: Raoul Wallenberg Centennial Celebration Act

Referred to Committee on Sep 21, 2011. 8% incorporated. (compare text)

History

Nov 14, 2011
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Dec 14, 2011
 
Passed House

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

Dec 15, 2011
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 23, 2011
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 3421 (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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