A bill to award a Congressional Gold Medal, collectively, to the women in the United States who joined the workforce during World War II, providing the vehicles, weaponry, and ammunition to win the war, that were referred to as "Rosie the Riveter", in recognition of their contributions to the United States and the inspiration they have provided to ensuing generations.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Pennsylvania. Democrat.
Last Updated: Mar 6, 2018
Length: 5 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on March 6, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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11 Cosponsors (9 Democrats, 2 Republicans)
Mar 6, 2018
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Mar 27, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 892 (116th).
S. 2500 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 2500. This is the one from the 115th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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