The 117th United States Congress is the current meeting of the United States Congress. New members were elected in the November 2020 elections and assumed office on January 3, 2021. One member of this freshman class, Luke Letlow of Louisiana's 5th congressional district, died before taking office on December 29, 2020, due to COVID-19.
United States Army Rangers Veterans of World War II Congressional Gold Medal Act To award a Congressional Gold Medal, collectively, to the United States Army Rangers Veterans of World War II in recognition of their extraordinary service during World War II. Pub.L. 117–132 (text), S. 1872, 136 Stat. 1232, enacted June 7, 2022: 117-133