Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Virginia's 11th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Feb 27, 2017
Length: 6 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on February 27, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Connolly Introduces Legislation to Award Ed Bearss the Congressional Gold Medal”
— Rep. Gerald Connolly [D-VA11] (Sponsor) on Mar 8, 2017
Apr 28, 2015
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2059 (114th).
Feb 27, 2017
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
H.R. 1225 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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To award a Congressional Gold Medal to Edwin Cole “Ed” Bearss, in recognition of his contributions to preservation of American Civil War history and continued efforts to bring our nation’s history alive for new generations through his interpretive storytelling, H.R. 1225, 115th Cong. (2017).
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