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H.R. 5499 (115th): Stephen Michael Gleason Congressional Gold Medal Act

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To award a Congressional Gold Medal to Stephen Michael Gleason.

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Cedric Richmond

Sponsor. Representative for Louisiana's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Apr 12, 2018
Length: 6 pages
Introduced
Apr 12, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Status
Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

This bill was enacted as:

S. 2652: Stephen Michael Gleason Congressional Gold Medal Act
Enacted — Signed by the President on Jan 3, 2019. (compare text)
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Legislation to #HonorGleason with Congressional Gold Medal Reaches 246 Supporters in House
    — Sen. Bill Cassidy [R-LA] on Dec 18, 2018

Senators Murray, Cantwell Celebrate Unanimous Senate Passage of Legislation to Award Congressional Gold Medalthe Highest Civilian Honor Congress Can Bestowto Spokanes Steve Gleason
    — Sen. Patty Murray [D-WA] on Jun 14, 2018

Senators Cantwell, Murray Celebrate Unanimous Senate Passage of Legislation to Award Congressional Gold Medal—the Highest Civilian Honor Congress Can Bestow—to Spokane’s Steve Gleason
    — Sen. Maria Cantwell [D-WA] on Jun 14, 2018

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History

Apr 12, 2018
 
Introduced

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H.R. 5499 (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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