Senate Bill 1050
115th Congress(2017-2018)
Chinese-American World War II Veteran Congressional Gold Medal Act
Became Law
Amendments
Became Law
Became Public Law 115-337 on Dec 20, 2018
Overview
Text
Introduced
May 4, 2017
Latest Action
Dec 20, 2018
Origin Chamber
Senate
Type
Bill
Bill
The primary form of legislative measure used to propose law. Depending on the chamber of origin, bills begin with a designation of either H.R. or S. Joint resolution is another form of legislative measure used to propose law.
Bill Number
1050
Congress
115
Policy Area
Armed Forces and National Security
Armed Forces and National Security
Primary focus of measure is military operations and spending, facilities, procurement and weapons, personnel, intelligence; strategic materials; war and emergency powers; veterans’ issues. Measures concerning alliances and collective security, arms sales and military assistance, or arms control may fall under International Affairs policy area.
Sponsorship by Party
Illinois
Minnesota
Arkansas
California
Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
Delaware
Illinois
Alabama
Indiana
Louisiana
Louisiana
Maryland
Massachusetts
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Minnesota
Mississippi
Mississippi
Mississippi
Montana
New Hampshire
New Hampshire
New Jersey
New Jersey
New Mexico
New Mexico
North Dakota
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island
Rhode Island
Virginia
Virginia
Washington
Washington
Wisconsin
Passed
September 12, 2018
Type
Voice Vote
Voice Vote
A vote in which the presiding officer states the question, then asks those in favor and against to say "Yea" or "Nay," respectively, and announces the result according to his or her judgment. The names or numbers of senators voting on each side are not recorded.
Passed/agreed to in Senate: Passed Senate with an amendment by Voice Vote.
Summary

Chinese-American World War II Veteran Congressional Gold Medal Act

This bill directs the President pro tempore of the Senate and the Speaker of the House of Representatives to make appropriate arrangements for the award of a single Congressional Gold Medal to the Chinese-American Veterans of World War II in recognition of their dedicated service during World War II.

The medal shall be displayed at the Smithsonian Institution, which is urged to make the medal available for display at other locations associated with such veterans or with World War II.

Text (4)
September 17, 2018
September 12, 2018
Amendments (1)
Sep 12, 2018
Agreed to in Senate
1
Sponsorship
Senate Amendment 4015
In the nature of a substitute.
Agreed To
Actions (19)
12/20/2018
Became Public Law No: 115-337.
12/20/2018
Signed by President.
12/20/2018
Presented to President.
12/12/2018
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
12/12/2018
On passage Passed without objection. (text: CR H10156-10157)
12/12/2018
Passed/agreed to in House: On passage Passed without objection.(text: CR H10156-10157)
12/12/2018
Considered by unanimous consent. (consideration: CR H10156-10157)
12/12/2018
Committee on House Administration discharged.
12/12/2018
Committee on Financial Services discharged.
12/12/2018
Mr. Barr asked unanimous consent to discharge from committee and consider.
09/17/2018
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.
09/17/2018
Received in the House.
09/17/2018
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
09/12/2018
Passed Senate with an amendment by Voice Vote.
09/12/2018
Passed/agreed to in Senate: Passed Senate with an amendment by Voice Vote.
09/12/2018
Measure laid before Senate by unanimous consent. (consideration: CR S6152-6153)
09/12/2018
Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs discharged by Unanimous Consent.
05/04/2017
Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.
05/04/2017
Introduced in Senate
Public Record
Record Created
May 5, 2017 12:41:44 AM
Record Updated
Oct 15, 2021 11:30:13 PM