Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Massachusetts. Democrat.
Last Updated: Dec 15, 2020
Length: 6 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on December 15, 2020 but was never passed by the House.
67 Cosponsors (39 Republicans, 27 Democrats, 1 Independent)
What legislators are saying
“Senators Markey and Rubio Applaud Senate Passage of Legislation to Award Congressional Gold Medal To American Heroes Killed in 2012 Benghazi Consulate AttackRead More”
— Sen. Edward “Ed” Markey [D-MA] (Sponsor) on Dec 16, 2020
Jul 8, 2019
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Dec 15, 2020
Passed Senate (House next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Apr 28, 2021
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1408.
S. 2054 (116th) 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.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 2054. This is the one from the 116th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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A bill to posthumously award the Congressional Gold Medal, collectively, to Glen Doherty, Tyrone Woods, J. Christopher Stevens, and Sean Smith, in recognition of their contributions to the Nation, S. 2054, 116th Cong. (2019).
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