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USSB743EngrossMerrill'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 rec...
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2019-12-09
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB1702IntroFree Veterans from Fees Act This bill waives the application fee for any special use permit solely for a veterans demonstration or special event at war memorials on federal land.
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2019-12-04
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB1088EngrossFIRST Act First Infantry Recognition of Sacrifice in Theater Act This bill authorizes the Society of the First Infantry Division to modify the First Division Monument located on federal land in President's Park, District of Columbia, to honor members...
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2019-11-21
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSR440IntroA resolution designating December 14, 2019, as "Wreaths Across America Day". This resolution designates December 14, 2019, as Wreaths Across America Day to honor the service of veterans and members of the Armed Forces.
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2019-11-21
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6764; text: CR S6760-6761)
USHB307IntroPreserving America's Battlefields Act This bill reauthorizes though FY2028 the Battlefield Acquisition Grant Program and expands the purposes of the American Battlefield Preservation Program to include the preservation and protection of nationally si...
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2019-11-20
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHB4807IntroCold War Service Medal Act
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2019-10-24
To House Subcommittee on Military Personnel
USHB550EngrossMerchant Mariners of World War II Congressional Gold Medal Act of 2019 This bill provides for a Congressional Gold Medal to be awarded to the U.S. Merchant Mariners of World War II, in recognition of their service during World War II. Following the a...
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2019-09-23
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB2500EngrossNational Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020 This bill authorizes FY2020 appropriations and sets forth policies for Department of Defense (DOD) programs and activities, including military personnel strengths. It does not provide budget aut...
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2019-09-10
Received in the Senate.
USHB4179IntroNo Federal Funding for Confederate Symbols Act This bill prohibits federal funds from being used for the creation, maintenance, or display of any Confederate symbol on federal public land or other federal property. An exception to such prohibition is...
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2019-08-21
To House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
USHB3783IntroRadiation Exposure Compensation Act Amendments of 2019
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2019-08-06
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USSR301IntroA resolution honoring the 50th anniversary of the return of the Indiana Rangers. This resolution commemorates the 50th anniversary of the return from service in the Vietnam War of the Indiana Rangers.
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2019-07-31
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S5275; text: CR S5259)
USSR294IntroA resolution designating August 16, 2019, as "National Airborne Day". This resolution designates August 16, 2019, as National Airborne Day.
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2019-07-31
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S5217; text: CR S5256)
USHB3725IntroCivil War Defenses of Washington National Historical Park Act This bill designates as the Civil War Defenses of Washington National Historical Park the defenses constructed at the beginning of the Civil War in 1861 as a ring of fortifications in the ...
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2019-07-29
To House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
USHR508IntroHonoring the 50th anniversary of the return of the Indiana Rangers. This resolution commemorates the 50th anniversary of the return from service in the Vietnam War of the Indiana Rangers.
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2019-07-24
To House Subcommittee on Military Personnel
USHB3517IntroRestore Honor to Service Members Act
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2019-07-16
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
USHB3757Intro1921 Silver Dollar Commemorative Coin Act This bill directs the Department of the Treasury to mint and issue up to 500,000 $1 silver coins in commemoration of the centennial of the re-minting of the Morgan silver dollar that was designed by George T....
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2019-07-15
To House Financial Services Committee
USSB1991IntroRestore Honor to Service Members Act
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2019-06-26
To Senate Armed Services Committee
USHB3467IntroRemove the Stain Act
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2019-06-26
To House Subcommittee on Military Personnel
USSB225IntroPreserving America's Battlefields Act This bill reauthorizes though FY2028 the Battlefield Acquisition Grant Program and expands the purposes of the American Battlefield Protection Program to include the preservation and protection of nationally sign...
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2019-06-19
[Hearing: Dec 12 @ 10:00 am]

Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks. Hearings held.
USSB389IntroFIRST Act First Infantry Recognition of Sacrifice in Theater Act This bill authorizes the Society of the First Infantry Division to modify the First Division Monument located on federal land in Presidential Park, District of Columbia, to honor member...
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2019-06-19
[Hearing: Dec 12 @ 10:00 am]

Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks. Hearings held.
USHCR49IntroRecognizing the victims of the Port Chicago explosion of July 17, 1944, the 75th anniversary of the greatest homeland loss of life of World War II, and exonerating the 50 African-American sailors unjustly court-martialed by the Navy. This resolution ...
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2019-06-12
To House Subcommittee on Military Personnel
USHR413IntroExpressing the immense gratitude of the House of Representatives for the acts of heroism, valor, and sacrifices made by the members of the United States Armed Forces and allied armed forces who participated in the June 6, 1944, amphibious landing at ...
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2019-06-10
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E729-730)
USHB3155Intro75th Anniversary of the End of World War II Commemorative Coin Act This bill directs the Department of the Treasury to mint and issue up to 50,000 $5 coins, 500,000 $1 coins, and 750,000 half-dollar coins in commemoration of the 75th anniversary of t...
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2019-06-06
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB3138Intro"Six Triple Eight" Congressional Gold Medal Act of 2019 This bill directs the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President pro tempore of the Senate to arrange for the award of a Congressional Gold Medal in honor of the women of the 6888...
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2019-06-05
To House Financial Services Committee
USSR135IntroA resolution expressing the gratitude and appreciation of the Senate for the acts of heroism and valor by the members of the United States Armed Forces who participated in the June 6, 1944, amphibious landing at Normandy, France, and commending those...
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2019-06-04
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and an amended preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S3199-3200; text: CR S3199-3200)
USHR403IntroHonoring and recognizing the military service and contributions of Native American veterans and communities. This resolution honors the disproportionately high military service, sacrifice, and patriotism of Native American veterans. The resolution al...
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2019-05-28
To House Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States
USHB1130IntroFort Pillow National Battlefield Park Study Act This bill directs the Department of the Interior to determine the suitability and feasibility of designating the Fort Pillow Historic State Park in Henning, Tennessee, which was the site of the Battle o...
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2019-05-22
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USSR211IntroA resolution recognizing the Aviation Cadet Museum in Eureka Springs, Arkansas, as "America's National Aviation Cadet Museum". This resolution recognizes the Aviation Cadet Museum in Eureka Springs, Arkansas, as "America's National Aviation Cadet Mus...
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2019-05-15
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSB1421IntroGhost Army Congressional Gold Medal Act Ghost Army Congressional Gold Medal Act This bill directs the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President pro tempore of the Senate to award a Congressional Gold Medal to the 23rd Headquarters Spe...
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2019-05-13
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB1049IntroNational Heritage Area Act of 2019
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2019-04-30
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB2350IntroGhost Army Congressional Gold Medal Act This bill directs the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President pro tempore of the Senate to award a Congressional Gold Medal to the 23rd Headquarters Special Troops, known as the "Ghost Army," ...
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2019-04-22
To House Financial Services Committee
USHR309IntroRecognizing the 44th anniversary of the Fall of Saigon on April 30, 1975.
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2019-04-11
To House Subcommittee on Military Personnel
USSB1218IntroWorld War I Valor Medals Review Act This bill requires review of the service records of certain decorated World War I veterans to determine whether they should be awarded the Medal of Honor for valor during that war. Specifically, the Secretary of th...
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2019-04-11
To Senate Armed Services Committee
USHB2249IntroWorld War I Valor Medals Review Act This bill requires review of the service records of certain decorated World War I veterans to determine whether they should be awarded the Medal of Honor for valor during that war. Specifically, the Secretary of th...
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2019-04-11
To House Subcommittee on Military Personnel
USSB1215IntroNational Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020 This bill authorizes FY2020 appropriations and sets forth policies for Department of Defense (DOD) programs and activities, including military personnel strengths and military construction. It d...
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2019-04-11
To Senate Armed Services Committee
USHB2192IntroDefenders of Bataan and Corregidor Congressional Gold Medal Act
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2019-04-09
To House Financial Services Committee
USSB1093IntroDefenders of Bataan and Corregidor Congressional Gold Medal Act
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2019-04-09
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB306IntroKettle Creek Battlefield Study Act This bill directs the Department of the Interior to conduct a special resource study of the site of the Kettle Creek Battlefield in Wilkes County, Georgia, and the property adjacent to the battlefield. Interior shal...
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2019-04-02
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USSB947IntroRadiation Exposure Compensation Act Amendments of 2019 This bill increases the amount of compensation provided to individuals exposed to radiation and expands eligibility requirements for compensation to include additional individuals. Specifically, ...
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2019-03-28
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB1953Intro"Hello Girls" Congressional Gold Medal Act of 2019 "Hello Girls" Congressional Gold Medal Act of 2019 This bill requires the President pro tempore of the Senate and the Speaker of the House of Representatives to make arrangements for the award of a C...
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2019-03-28
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB1889IntroEscuadron 201 Congressional Gold Medal Act This bill requires the President pro tempore of the Senate and the Speaker of the House of Representatives to make arrangements for the award of a Congressional Gold Medal to the members of Escuadron 201 (th...
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2019-03-26
To House Financial Services Committee
USHR174IntroRecognizing the self-determination of Gibraltar to determine its status as a British Overseas Territory.
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2019-03-25
To House Europe, Eurasia, Energy and the Environment Committee
USHR229IntroExpressing support for designation of the month of August as National Destroyer Recognition Month.
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2019-03-15
To House Subcommittee on Seapower and Projection Forces
USHR237IntroExpressing support for designation of March 21, 2019, as "National Rosie the Riveter Day". This resolution expresses support for the designation of National Rosie the Riveter Day and acknowledges the important role played by women in World War II.
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2019-03-14
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSR114IntroA resolution expressing support for the designation of March 21, 2019, as "National Rosie the Riveter Day". This resolution supports the designation of March 21, 2019, as National Rosie the Riveter Day and acknowledges the important role played by wo...
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2019-03-14
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S1911; text: CR S1908)
USHB1805IntroTomb of the Unknown Soldier Centennial Commemorative Coin Act This bill directs the Department of the Treasury to mint and issue up to 100,000 $1 coins in commemoration of the centennial of the establishment of the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. All sa...
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2019-03-14
To House Financial Services Committee
USSB47PassJohn D. Dingell, Jr. Conservation, Management, and Recreation Act This bill sets forth provisions regarding various programs, projects, activities, and studies for the management and conservation of natural resources on federal lands. Specifically, t...
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2019-03-12
Became Public Law No: 116-9. (TXT | PDF)
USSB639IntroTomb of the Unknown Soldier Centennial Commemorative Coin Act This bill directs the Department of the Treasury to mint and issue up to 100,000 $1 coins in commemoration of the centennial of the establishment of the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. All sa...
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2019-03-04
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSB633Intro"Six Triple Eight" Congressional Gold Medal Act of 2019 This bill directs the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President pro tempore of the Senate to arrange for the award of a Congressional Gold Medal in honor of the women of the 6888...
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2019-02-28
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB1050IntroANTIQUITIES Act America's Natural Treasures of Immeasurable Quality Unite, Inspire, and Together Improve the Economies of States Act
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2019-02-25
To House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
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