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S. 802: Larry Doby Congressional Gold Medal Act

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A bill to award a Congressional Gold Medal in honor of Lawrence Eugene "Larry" Doby in recognition of his achievements and contributions to American major league athletics, civil rights, and the Armed Forces during World War II.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Sherrod Brown

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Ohio. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Apr 3, 2017
Length: 5 pages
Introduced:

Apr 3, 2017

Status:

Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted, so there will not likely be further activity on this bill.

This bill was enacted as:

H.R. 1861: Larry Doby Congressional Gold Medal Act
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 17, 2018. (compare text)
Prognosis:

3% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Apr 3, 2017
 
Introduced

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S. 802 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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