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.
Nov 14, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 23, 2011
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 23, 2011.
Representative for Pennsylvania's 9th congressional district
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Last Updated: Dec 17, 2011
Length: 2 pages
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)
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)
Source Bill — Passed Senate
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1239 (112th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on H.R. 3421 (112th).
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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.
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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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