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S. 892 (116th): Rosie the Riveter Congressional Gold Medal Act of 2019

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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 aircraft, vehicles, weaponry, ammunition, and other materials 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

Robert “Bob” Casey Jr.

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Pennsylvania. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Mar 27, 2019
Length: 5 pages
Introduced
Mar 27, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status
Enacted Via Other Measures

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

This bill was incorporated into:

H.R. 1773: Rosie the Riveter Congressional Gold Medal Act of 2019
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 3, 2020. (compare text)
Cosponsors

76 Cosponsors (38 Democrats, 36 Republicans, 2 Independents)

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History

Mar 27, 2019
 
Introduced

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S. 892 (116th) 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. 892. 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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