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H.R. 2315 (115th): To posthumously award the Congressional Gold Medal to each of Glen Doherty, Tyrone Woods, J. Christopher Stevens, and Sean Smith in recognition of their contributions to the Nation.

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Stephen Lynch

Sponsor. Representative for Massachusetts's 8th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Dec 13, 2018
Length: 5 pages
Introduced
May 3, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on December 12, 2018 but was never passed by the Senate.

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House Passes H.R.2315 To Posthumously Award Gold Medals To Benghazi Heroes
    — Rep. Stephen Lynch [D-MA8] (Sponsor) on Dec 18, 2018

50th Rosen-backed piece of legislation passes the house
    — Sen. Jacky Rosen [D-NV] (Co-sponsor) on Sep 26, 2018

Mast Helps Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Award Congressional Gold Medal to Americans Killed During Attack on Diplomatic Mission in Benghazi
    — Rep. Brian Mast [R-FL18] (Co-sponsor) on May 3, 2017

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History

May 3, 2017
 
Introduced

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Dec 12, 2018
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

H.R. 2315 (115th) was 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.

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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