S. 186 (113th): A bill to award posthumously a Congressional Gold Medal to Addie Mae Collins, Denise McNair, Carole Robertson, and Cynthia Wesley, in recognition of the 50th anniversary of the bombing of the Sixteenth Street Baptist Church, where the 4 little Black girls lost their lives, which served as a catalyst for the Civil Rights Movement.

Overview

Introduced:

Jan 30, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 30, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Richard Shelby

Senior Senator from Alabama

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 30, 2013
Length: 5 pages

History

Jan 30, 2013
 
Introduced

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S. 186 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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