H.R.550 - Merchant Mariners of World War II Congressional Gold Medal Act of 2019116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Garamendi, John [D-CA-3] (Introduced 01/15/2019)|
|Committees:||House - Financial Services | Senate - Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 09/23/2019 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.550 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Passed House (09/19/2019)
Merchant 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 award of the medal, it shall be given to the American Merchant Marine Museum, where it shall be available for display and research.