To award a Congressional Gold Medal to the 23rd Headquarters Special Troops, known as the "Ghost Army", collectively, in recognition of its unique and incredible service during World War II.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New Hampshire's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 30, 2015
Length: 6 pages
Apr 30, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on April 30, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Apr 30, 2015
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May 25, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2701.
H.R. 2170 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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