H.R.6015: Benjamin Berell Ferencz Congressional Gold Medal Act

About This Bill

  • Introduced Nov. 18, 2021
  • Latest Major Action May 11, 2022

Bill Cosponsors

296 (216 Democrats, 80 Republicans)

Bill Versions

Bill 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.

(Source: Library of Congress)

What Lawmakers Are Saying About This Bill

There are 4 statements associated with H.R.6015.

Bill Actions

Date Description
May 11, 2022
Received in the Senate.
May 10, 2022
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote.
May 10, 2022
Considered under suspension of the rules.
May 10, 2022

On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H4755-4756)

May 10, 2022
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H4755-4758)
May 10, 2022
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
May 10, 2022
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 6015.
May 10, 2022
Mr. Garcia (IL) moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
Nov. 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.
Nov. 18, 2021

Introduced in the House by Lois Frankel (D-Fla.)

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