S.689 - A bill to authorize the President to award a gold medal on behalf of the Congress to Mother Teresa of Calcutta in recognition of her outstanding and enduring contributions through humanitarian and charitable activities, and for other purposes.105th Congress (1997-1998)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Brownback, Sam [R-KS] (Introduced 05/01/1997)|
|Committees:||Senate - Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 05/01/1997 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.689 — 105th Congress (1997-1998)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (05/01/1997)
Authorizes the President to present, on behalf of the Congress, a gold medal to Mother Teresa of Calcutta in recognition of her contributions to humanitarian and charitable activities.
Instructs the Secretary of the Treasury to strike a suitable gold medal. Authorizes the Secretary to strike and sell bronze duplicates. Declares these medals to be national medals.
Mandates deposit of sale proceeds in the Numismatic Public Enterprise Fund.