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S. 2647: Harlem Hellfighters Congressional Gold Medal Act

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A bill 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.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Kirsten Gillibrand

Sponsor. Junior Senator for New York. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Aug 5, 2021
Length: 7 pages
Introduced
Aug 5, 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:

H.R. 3642: Harlem Hellfighters Congressional Gold Medal Act
Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 25, 2021. (compare text)
Cosponsors

71 Cosponsors (45 Democrats, 24 Republicans, 2 Independents)

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

Aug 5, 2021
 
Introduced

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S. 2647 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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