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house Bill H.R. 6076

Father Mychal Judge, O.F.M., Congressional Gold Medal Act

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      house Committees
      Committee on Financial Services
    IntroducedJuly 30th, 2010

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Title

Father Mychal Judge, O.F.M., Congressional Gold Medal Act

Official Title

To provide for the award of a gold medal on behalf of Congress posthumously to Father Mychal Judge, O.F.M., beloved Chaplain of the Fire Department of New York who passed away as the first recorded victim of the September 11, 2001, attacks in recognition of his example to the Nation of selfless dedication to duty and compassion for one's fellow citizens.

Summary

Father Mychal Judge, O.F.M., Congressional Gold Medal Act - Directs the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President pro tempore of the Senate to arrange for the presentation, on behalf of Congress, of a gold medal to the next of kin or personal representative of Father Mychal Judge, O.F.M., in recognition of his example to the nation of selfless dedication to duty and compassion for one's fellow citizens.

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