A bill 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. Junior Senator for Massachusetts. Democrat.
Last Updated: Mar 17, 2016
Length: 6 pages
Mar 17, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 17, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Mar 17, 2016
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
May 25, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1256.
S. 2730 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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