Senate Bill 1616
115th Congress(2017-2018)
Bob Dole Congressional Gold Medal Act
Became Law
Became Law
Became Public Law 115-60 on Sep 15, 2017
Overview
Text
Introduced
Jul 24, 2017
Latest Action
Sep 15, 2017
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
1616
Congress
115
Policy Area
Congress
Congress
Primary focus of measure is Members of Congress; general congressional oversight; congressional agencies, committees, operations; legislative procedures; U.S. Capitol. Measures concerning oversight and investigation of specific matters may fall under the issue-specific relevant policy area.
Sponsorship by Party
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Colorado
Connecticut
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Louisiana
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Massachusetts
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New Hampshire
New Hampshire
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New Mexico
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Pennsylvania
Rhode Island
Rhode Island
South Carolina
South Carolina
South Dakota
South Dakota
Tennessee
Virginia
Virginia
Washington
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wisconsin
Wyoming
Passed
August 3, 2017
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 without amendment by Voice Vote.(text: CR S4804-4805)
Summary

Bob Dole Congressional Gold Medal Act

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 to Bob Dole in recognition for his service to the nation as a soldier, legislator, and statesman.

Text (4)
Actions (18)
09/15/2017
Became Public Law No: 115-60.
09/15/2017
Signed by President.
09/11/2017
Presented to President.
09/05/2017
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
09/05/2017
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H6638-6639)
09/05/2017
Passed/agreed to in House: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote.(text: CR H6638-6639)
09/05/2017
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on S. 1616.
09/05/2017
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H6638-6641)
09/05/2017
Mr. Hultgren moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill.
08/04/2017
Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.
08/04/2017
Received in the House.
08/03/2017
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
08/03/2017
Passed Senate without amendment by Voice Vote. (text: CR S4804-4805)
08/03/2017
Passed/agreed to in Senate: Passed Senate without amendment by Voice Vote.(text: CR S4804-4805)
08/03/2017
Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs discharged by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S4804-4806)
08/03/2017
Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs discharged by Unanimous Consent.(consideration: CR S4804-4806)
07/24/2017
Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.
07/24/2017
Introduced in Senate
Public Record
Created
Jul 25, 2017 1:41:35 AM
Updated
Feb 1, 2021 10:21:30 PM