Resource Type:

Veterans Legislation

Provided By:

Rep. McClain, Lisa C. (R-MI-10)


This bill posthumously provides for the award of a Congressional Gold Medal in commemoration of the 13 service members who died on August 26, 2021, while stationed at Hamid Karzai International Airport in Afghanistan.

10/25/2021 -Passed/agreed to in House: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote. Senate – 10/26/2021 Received in the Senate.

AMAC Letter of Support

Bill Status: This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 16, 2021.