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S. 321: ‘Six Triple Eight’ Congressional Gold Medal Act of 2021

A bill 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".

Sponsor and status

Jerry Moran

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Kansas. Republican.

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Last Updated: Mar 2, 2022
Length: 4 pages
Feb 12, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)

Enacted — Signed by the President on Mar 14, 2022

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on March 14, 2022.

Pub.L. 117-97

75 Cosponsors (38 Republicans, 35 Democrats, 2 Independents)


Position statements

What legislators are saying

Washington Review: March 4, 2022
    — Rep. Albio Sires [D-NJ8] on Mar 4, 2022

the daily leader: monday, february 28, 2022
    — Rep. Steny Hoyer [D-MD5] on Feb 27, 2022

Heres how the lawmakers who represent Centre County in Congress voted Feb. 25-March 3
    — Rep. Fred Keller [R-PA12] on Mar 8, 2022

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute estimates new spending due to S. 321 will be negligible.

Incorporated legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

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

Introduced on Feb 11, 2021. 100% incorporated. (compare text)


Feb 12, 2021

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Apr 29, 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.

Feb 25, 2022
Text Published

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

Feb 28, 2022
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Mar 14, 2022
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

S. 321 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. 321. This is the one from the 117th Congress.

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