H.R. 2992: Merchant Marine of World War II Congressional Gold Medal Act

To award a Congressional Gold Medal, collectively, to the U.S. Merchant Marine of World War II, in recognition of their dedicated and vital service during World War II.

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Overview

Introduced:

Jul 9, 2015

Status:

Passed House on Nov 30, 2016

This bill passed in the House on November 30, 2016 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Sponsor:

Susan Brooks

Representative for Indiana's 5th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 1, 2016
Length: 6 pages

Prognosis:

6% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)

History

Jul 9, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Nov 25, 2016
 
On House Schedule

The House indicated that this bill would be considered in the week ahead.

Nov 30, 2016
 
Passed House

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.

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 2992 is 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.

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