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Merrill's Marauders Congressional Gold Medal Act

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A bill to award a Congressional Gold Medal to the soldiers of the 5307th Composite Unit (Provisional), commonly known as "Merrill's Marauders", in recognition of their bravery and outstanding service in the jungles of Burma during World War II.


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Date
03/12/2019Introduced in Senate

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Date
03/12/2019Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.
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Cosponsors (45)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Sen. Baldwin, Tammy [D-WI]* 03/12/2019
Sen. Blackburn, Marsha [R-TN]* 03/12/2019
Sen. Boozman, John [R-AR]* 03/12/2019
Sen. Coons, Christopher A. [D-DE]* 03/12/2019
Sen. Cotton, Tom [R-AR]* 03/12/2019
Sen. Daines, Steve [R-MT]* 03/12/2019
Sen. Duckworth, Tammy [D-IL]* 03/12/2019
Sen. Ernst, Joni [R-IA]* 03/12/2019
Sen. Hassan, Margaret Wood [D-NH]* 03/12/2019
Sen. Inhofe, James M. [R-OK]* 03/12/2019
Sen. Jones, Doug [D-AL]* 03/12/2019
Sen. Kennedy, John [R-LA]* 03/12/2019
Sen. Markey, Edward J. [D-MA]* 03/12/2019
Sen. Moran, Jerry [R-KS]* 03/12/2019
Sen. Murkowski, Lisa [R-AK]* 03/12/2019
Sen. Perdue, David [R-GA]* 03/12/2019
Sen. Rounds, Mike [R-SD]* 03/12/2019
Sen. Shaheen, Jeanne [D-NH]* 03/12/2019
Sen. Stabenow, Debbie [D-MI]* 03/12/2019
Sen. Tester, Jon [D-MT]* 03/12/2019
Sen. Warren, Elizabeth [D-MA]* 03/12/2019
Sen. Alexander, Lamar [R-TN] 03/27/2019
Sen. Booker, Cory A. [D-NJ] 05/08/2019
Sen. Schatz, Brian [D-HI] 05/09/2019
Sen. Cardin, Benjamin L. [D-MD] 05/14/2019
Sen. Wicker, Roger F. [R-MS] 05/16/2019
Sen. Tillis, Thom [R-NC] 09/10/2019
Sen. Sinema, Kyrsten [D-AZ] 09/17/2019
Sen. Blumenthal, Richard [D-CT] 09/19/2019
Sen. Risch, James E. [R-ID] 09/19/2019
Sen. Blunt, Roy [R-MO] 09/19/2019
Sen. Smith, Tina [D-MN] 09/19/2019
Sen. Cramer, Kevin [R-ND] 09/24/2019
Sen. Cornyn, John [R-TX] 09/24/2019
Sen. Hoeven, John [R-ND] 09/24/2019
Sen. Toomey, Pat [R-PA] 09/24/2019
Sen. Grassley, Chuck [R-IA] 09/24/2019
Sen. Gillibrand, Kirsten E. [D-NY] 09/24/2019
Sen. Paul, Rand [R-KY] 09/24/2019
Sen. King, Angus S., Jr. [I-ME] 09/25/2019
Sen. Scott, Rick [R-FL] 09/25/2019
Sen. Capito, Shelley Moore [R-WV] 09/25/2019
Sen. Roberts, Pat [R-KS] 09/26/2019
Sen. Rosen, Jacky [D-NV] 09/26/2019
Sen. Scott, Tim [R-SC] 09/26/2019

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs03/12/2019 Referred to

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Introduced in Senate (03/12/2019)

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.