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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
Introduced
Feb 11, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)
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.

Other activity may have occurred on another bill with identical or similar provisions.

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)
Cosponsors

296 Cosponsors (211 Democrats, 85 Republicans)

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

Feb 11, 2021
 
Introduced

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H.R. 1012 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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