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H.R. 3834 (115th): 9/11 Heroes Medal of Valor Act of 2017

To provide that members of public safety agencies who died of 9/11-related health conditions are eligible for the Presidential 9/11 Heroes Medal of Valor, and for other purposes.

Sponsor and status

Joseph “Joe” Crowley

Sponsor. Representative for New York's 14th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Oct 16, 2018
Length: 1 page
Sep 26, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 3, 2018

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on November 3, 2018.

Pub.L. 115-276

Position statements

What legislators are saying

House Passes Chairman Crowleys Legislation to Honor 9/11 Responders Who Lost Their Lives to Related Illnesses
    — Rep. Joseph “Joe” Crowley [D-NY14, 2013-2018] (Sponsor) on Sep 26, 2018

Maloney Joins Bipartisan Effort to Honor Fallen First Responders Who Died of 9/11-Related Illnesses
    — Rep. Sean Maloney [D-NY18] (Co-sponsor) on Sep 11, 2018

The Week Ahead - scheduled votes, committee action and other important notes for the week of September 24, 2018
    — Rep. David Young [R-IA3, 2015-2018] on Sep 24, 2018

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Sep 26, 2017

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Sep 21, 2018
On House Schedule

The House indicated that this bill would be considered in the week ahead.

Sep 26, 2018
Passed House (Senate next)

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

Oct 11, 2018
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Nov 3, 2018
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 3834 (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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