S. 1239 (112th): Fallen Heroes of 9/11 Act

Introduced:

Jun 21, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on September 9, 2011 but was never passed by the House.

Sponsor:

Robert “Bob” Casey Jr.

Senator from Pennsylvania

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 12, 2011
Length: 5 pages

See Instead:

H.R. 3421 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Dec 23, 2011

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide for a medal of appropriate design to be awarded by the President to the memorials established at the 3 sites honoring 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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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 2864 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 7, 2011

H.R. 3421 (Related)
Fallen Heroes of 9/11 Act

Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 23, 2011

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 1239” means this is a Senate 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.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Jun 21, 2011
Passed Senate
Sep 9, 2011
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Details

Cosponsors
13 cosponsors (10D, 2R, 1I) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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