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S. 1872: United States Army Rangers Veterans of World War II Congressional Gold Medal Act


A bill to award a Congressional Gold Medal, collectively, to the United States Army Rangers Veterans of World War II in recognition of their extraordinary service during World War II.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Joni Ernst

Sponsor. Junior Senator for Iowa. Republican.

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Last Updated: May 13, 2022
Length: 6 pages
Introduced
May 27, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Passed House & Senate (President next) on May 11, 2022

This bill was passed by Congress on May 11, 2022 and goes to the President next.

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

Cosponsors

74 Cosponsors (36 Republicans, 36 Democrats, 2 Independents)

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

History

May 27, 2021
 
Introduced

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Oct 26, 2021
 
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.

May 6, 2022
 
On House Schedule

The House indicated that this bill would be considered in the week ahead.

May 6, 2022
 
Text Published

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

May 11, 2022
 
Passed House

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Signed by the President

S. 1872 is 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. 1872. This is the one from the 117th Congress.

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