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

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

About the bill

Full Title

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.

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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.

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