US SB743 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Introduced on March 12 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-03-12 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.
Pending: Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Merrill's Marauders Congressional Gold Medal Act Merrill's Marauders Congressional Gold Medal Act This bill directs Congress to award a Congressional Gold Medal to the 5307th Composite Unit (Provisional), commonly known as Merrill's Marauders, in recognition of their bravery and outstanding service in the jungles of Burma (Myanmar) during World War II. Following its award, the gold medal shall be given to the Smithsonian Institution where it shall be displayed and made available for research.

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Title

Merrill's Marauders Congressional Gold Medal Act

Sponsors

Sen. Johnny Isakson [R-GA]Sen. Tammy Baldwin [D-WI]Sen. Marsha Blackburn [R-TN]Sen. John Boozman [R-AR]
Sen. Christopher Coons [D-DE]Sen. Tom Cotton [R-AR]Sen. Steve Daines [R-MT]Sen. Tammy Duckworth [D-IL]
Sen. Joni Ernst [R-IA]Sen. Margaret Hassan [D-NH]Sen. James Inhofe [R-OK]Sen. Doug Jones [D-AL]
Sen. John Kennedy [R-LA]Sen. Edward Markey [D-MA]Sen. Jerry Moran [R-KS]Sen. Lisa Murkowski [R-AK]
Sen. David Perdue [R-GA]Sen. Mike Rounds [R-SD]Sen. Jeanne Shaheen [D-NH]Sen. Debbie Stabenow [D-MI]
Sen. Jon Tester [D-MT]Sen. Elizabeth Warren [D-MA]Sen. Lamar Alexander [R-TN]Sen. Cory Booker [D-NJ]
Sen. Brian Schatz [D-HI]Sen. Benjamin Cardin [D-MD]Sen. Roger Wicker [R-MS]Sen. Thom Tillis [R-NC]
Sen. Krysten Sinema [D-AZ]Sen. Richard Blumenthal [D-CT]Sen. James Risch [R-ID]Sen. Roy Blunt [R-MO]
Sen. Tina Smith [D-MN]Sen. Kevin Cramer [R-ND]Sen. John Cornyn [R-TX]Sen. John Hoeven [R-ND]
Sen. Pat Toomey [R-PA]Sen. Chuck Grassley [R-IA]Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand [D-NY]Sen. Rand Paul [R-KY]
Sen. Angus King [I-ME]Sen. Rick Scott [R-FL]Sen. Shelley Capito [R-WV]Sen. Pat Roberts [R-KS]
Sen. Jacky Rosen [D-NV]Sen. Tim Scott [R-SC]Sen. Charles Schumer [D-NY]Sen. Chris Van Hollen [D-MD]
Sen. Susan Collins [R-ME]Sen. Michael Bennet [D-CO]Sen. Mike Crapo [R-ID]Sen. John Barrasso [R-WY]
Sen. Marco Rubio [R-FL]Sen. Christopher Murphy [D-CT]Sen. Richard Burr [R-NC]Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith [R-MS]
Sen. Bill Cassidy [R-LA]Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto [D-NV]Sen. Todd Young [R-IN]Sen. Robert Menendez [D-NJ]
Sen. Dan Sullivan [R-AK]Sen. Jack Reed [D-RI]Sen. Ron Wyden [D-OR]Sen. Patty Murray [D-WA]
Sen. Ted Cruz [R-TX]Sen. Sherrod Brown [D-OH]Sen. Michael Enzi [R-WY]Sen. Robert Casey [D-PA]
Sen. Mazie Hirono [D-HI]Sen. John Thune [R-SD]Sen. Thomas Carper [D-DE]Sen. Amy Klobuchar [D-MN]
Sen. James Lankford [R-OK]Sen. Lindsey Graham [R-SC]Sen. Rob Portman [R-OH]

History

DateChamberAction
2019-03-12SenateRead twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.

Same As/Similar To

HB906 (Related) 2019-01-30 - Referred to the Committee on Financial Services, and in addition to the Committee on House Administration, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

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