S. 1555: Filipino Veterans of World War II Congressional Gold Medal Act of 2015

A bill to award a Congressional Gold Medal, collectively, to the Filipino veterans of World War II, in recognition of the dedicated service of the veterans during World War II.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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Jun 11, 2015


Passed Senate on Jul 13, 2016

This bill passed in the Senate on July 13, 2016 and goes to the House next for consideration.


Mazie Hirono

Junior Senator from Hawaii



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Last Updated: Jul 14, 2016
Length: 14 pages


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Jun 11, 2015

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 13, 2016
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Passed House

Signed by the President

S. 1555 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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