Senate Bill 892
116th Congress(2019-2020)
Rosie the Riveter Congressional Gold Medal Act of 2019
Introduced
Introduced
Introduced in Senate on Mar 27, 2019
Overview
Text
Introduced
Mar 27, 2019
Latest Action
Mar 27, 2019
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Bill
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Bill Number
892
Congress
116
Policy Area
Labor and Employment
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Primary focus of measure is matters affecting hiring and composition of the workforce, wages and benefits, labor-management relations; occupational safety, personnel management, unemployment compensation. Measures concerning public-sector employment may fall under Government Operations and Politics policy area.
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Summary

Rosie the Riveter Congressional Gold Medal Act of 2019

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 Rosie the Riveter (i.e., any female individual who held employment or volunteered in support of the war efforts during World War II), in recognition of their contributions to the United States and the inspiration they have provided to ensuing generations.

The medal shall be displayed at the National Museum of American History, which is urged to make the medal available for display at other locations associated with Rosie the Riveter.

Text (1)
March 27, 2019
Actions (2)
03/27/2019
Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.
03/27/2019
Introduced in Senate
Public Record
Created
Mar 28, 2019 4:42:08 AM
Updated
Jun 11, 2021 9:58:30 PM