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.
Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 9th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Dec 17, 2011
Length: 2 pages
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.
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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