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H.R. 1012: ‘Six Triple Eight’ Congressional Gold Medal Act of 2021

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To award a Congressional Gold Medal to the members of the Women's Army Corps who were assigned to the 6888th Central Postal Directory Battalion, known as the "Six Triple Eight".

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Sponsor and status

Gwen Moore

Sponsor. Representative for Wisconsin's 4th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Feb 11, 2021
Length: 9 pages
Feb 11, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)

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

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This bill was enacted as:

S. 321: ‘Six Triple Eight’ Congressional Gold Medal Act of 2021
Enacted — Signed by the President on Mar 14, 2022. (compare text)

296 Cosponsors (211 Democrats, 85 Republicans)

4% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

Position statements

What legislators are saying

Rep. Payne, Jr. Helps Pass Two Bills to Improve Equality and Protect African Americans
    — Rep. Donald Payne Jr. [D-NJ10] (Co-sponsor) on Feb 28, 2022

Bill Introduced by Congressman Higgins, Honoring WWII Veteran Indiana Hunt-Martin, Signed Into Law
    — Rep. Brian Higgins [D-NY26] (Co-sponsor) on Oct 14, 2022

Congressman Higgins Announces Approval of Legislation Honoring Indiana Hunt-Martin
    — Rep. Brian Higgins [D-NY26] (Co-sponsor) on Feb 28, 2022

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Feb 11, 2021

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