To award posthumously a Congressional Gold Medal to Harriet Tubman, in recognition of her contributions and lifelong commitment in the fight for freedom of enslaved men, women, and children in the United States.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 9th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 13, 2015
Length: 7 pages
Apr 13, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on April 13, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
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Apr 13, 2015
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H.R. 1743 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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