S.1910: Pat Summitt Congressional Gold Medal Act

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Sponsor Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn.
Total Cosponsors 1 (All Republicans)
Introduced Jan. 9, 2014
Latest Major Action Jan. 9, 2014
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Bill Summary

Pat Summitt 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 of a congressional gold medal to Pat Summitt in recognition of her career in women's team sports and her courage in speaking out about her battle with Alzheimer's disease.

Authorizes the Secretary of the Treasury to strike and sell bronze duplicates of such medal at a price sufficient to cover the cost of both the gold and bronze medals.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Jan. 9, 2014 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.