Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 22nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: May 21, 2014
Length: 2 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
Enacted — Signed by the President on May 23, 2014
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on May 23, 2014.
What legislators are saying
“Olson bill honoring wwii doolittle raiders unanimously passed by house”
— Rep. Pete Olson [R-TX22, 2009-2020] (Sponsor) on May 19, 2014
“Congresswoman Annie Kuster Applauds Passage of Legislation to Award Congressional Gold Medal to WWII Pilots”
— Rep. Ann Kuster [D-NH2] (Co-sponsor) on May 20, 2014
This bill incorporates provisions from:
Mar 15, 2013
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Nov 19, 2013
Source Bill — Passed Senate (House next)
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 381 (113th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on H.R. 1209 (113th).
May 19, 2014
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
May 20, 2014
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.
May 23, 2014
Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
H.R. 1209 (113th) was a 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.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 1209. This is the one from the 113th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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To award a Congressional Gold Medal to the World War II members of the “Doolittle Tokyo Raiders”, for outstanding heroism, valor, skill, and service to the United States in conducting the bombings of Tokyo, Pub. L. No. 113-106, H.R. 1209, 113th Cong. (2014).
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