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Passed House amended (12/19/2001)

General Shelton Congressional Gold Medal Act - Authorizes the President, on behalf of Congress, to present a congressional gold medal to General Henry H. Shelton in recognition of his performance as Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff in coordinating the planning, strategy, and execution of the United States and NATO combat action and his invaluable contributions to the United States and to the successful return to peace in the Balkans.

Authorizes appropriations.