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.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
13 cosponsors (10D, 2R, 1I) (show)(joined Jun 21, 2011)(joined Sep 6, 2011)(joined Sep 6, 2011)(joined Sep 6, 2011)(joined Sep 6, 2011)(joined Sep 6, 2011)(joined Sep 6, 2011)(joined Sep 8, 2011)(joined Sep 8, 2011)(joined Sep 8, 2011)(joined Sep 8, 2011)(joined Sep 9, 2011)(joined Sep 12, 2011)
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Subject Areas
- 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, 2011H.R. 3421 (Related)Fallen Heroes of 9/11 Act
Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 23, 2011
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 1239 — 112th Congress: Fallen Heroes of 9/11 Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1239
“S. 1239 — 112th Congress: Fallen Heroes of 9/11 Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. May 5, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1239>
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