Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 1st congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Dec 21, 2017
Length: 7 pages
Dec 21, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on December 21, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Dec 21, 2017
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H.R. 4714 (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 Don and Deyon Stephens, Founders of Mercy Ships, in recognition of nearly 40 years of service as the leaders of a humanitarian relief organization that exemplifies the compassionate character of America, H.R. 4714, 115th Cong. (2017).
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