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H.R. 2740: Rabbi Michoel Ber Weissmandl Congressional Gold Medal Act of 2017

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To posthumously award a Congressional Gold Medal to Rabbi Michoel Ber Weissmandl in recognition of his acts of valor during World War II.

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Sponsor and status

Nydia Velázquez

Sponsor. Representative for New York's 7th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Nov 14, 2018
Length: 6 pages
Introduced:

May 25, 2017

Status:

Passed House (Senate next) on Nov 13, 2018

This bill passed in the House on November 13, 2018 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Prognosis:

4% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

May 25, 2017
 
Introduced

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Nov 8, 2018
 
On House Schedule

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Nov 13, 2018
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 2740 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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