New Cosponsor — Sep 20, 2012
New Cosponsor: Rep. Timothy Bishop [D-NY1, 2003-2014]
The bill now has 12 cosponsors (11 Democrats, 1 Republican).
Dec 16, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on December 16, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New Mexico's 1st congressional district
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Last Updated: Dec 16, 2011
Length: 7 pages
Authorizes the award of a single Congressional Gold Medal to collectively honor the troops from the United States and the Philippines who defended Bataan, Philippines, and were subsequently prisoners of ... Read more >
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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