S. 457 (113th): Alice Paul Congressional Gold Medal Act


Mar 5, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 5, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Robert “Bob” Menéndez

Senior Senator from New Jersey



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Last Updated: Mar 5, 2013
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About the bill

Full Title

A bill to posthumously award a Congressional gold medal to Alice Paul, in recognition of her role in the women's suffrage movement and in advancing equal rights for women.

Summary (CRS)

3/5/2013--Introduced.Alice Paul Women's Suffrage Congressional Gold Medal Act - Requires the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President pro tempore of the Senate to make arrangements for the ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 5, 2013

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 457”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


6 cosponsors (5D, 1R) (show)
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Related Bills

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S. 1745 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 20, 2011

S. 1980 (114th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 5, 2015

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