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H.R. 3642: Harlem Hellfighters Congressional Gold Medal Act


To award a Congressional gold medal to the 369th Infantry Regiment, commonly known as the "Harlem Hellfighters", in recognition of their bravery and outstanding service during World War I.

Sponsor and status

Thomas Suozzi

Sponsor. Representative for New York's 3rd congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Aug 10, 2021
Length: 3 pages
Introduced
May 28, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 25, 2021

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on August 25, 2021.

Law
Pub.L. 117-38
Cosponsors

311 Cosponsors (205 Democrats, 106 Republicans)

Source

Incorporated legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

S. 2647: Harlem Hellfighters Congressional Gold Medal Act

Introduced on Aug 5, 2021. 100% incorporated. (compare text)

History

May 28, 2021
 
Introduced

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Jun 11, 2021
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Preprint (Suspension).

Jun 15, 2021
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by special rule so no record of individual votes was made.

Aug 9, 2021
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Aug 25, 2021
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 3642 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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