House Bill 6015
117th Congress(2021-2022)
Benjamin Berell Ferencz Congressional Gold Medal Act
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Passed House on May 10, 2022
Overview
Text
Introduced
Nov 18, 2021
Latest Action
May 11, 2022
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Bill
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Bill Number
6015
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117
Policy Area
International Affairs
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House Votes (1)
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Passed
May 10, 2022
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Voice Vote
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Passed/agreed to in House: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote.
Summary

Benjamin Berell Ferencz Congressional Gold Medal Act

This bill provides for the award of a Congressional Gold Medal to Benjamin Berell Ferencz in recognition of his service to the United States and the international community during the post-World War II Nuremberg trials and his lifelong advocacy for international criminal justice and the rule of law.

Text (2)
May 10, 2022
November 18, 2021
Actions (9)
05/11/2022
Received in the Senate.
05/10/2022
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
05/10/2022
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H4755-4756)
05/10/2022
Passed/agreed to in House: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote.
05/10/2022
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 6015.
05/10/2022
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H4755-4758)
05/10/2022
Mr. Garcia (IL) moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
11/18/2021
Referred to the Committee on Financial Services, and in addition to the Committee on the Budget, 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.
11/18/2021
Introduced in House
Public Record
Record Created
Nov 19, 2021 11:12:12 AM
Record Updated
May 14, 2022 3:46:40 AM