Summary: H.R.1900 — 108th Congress (2003-2004)All Information (Except Text)

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Public Law No: 108-101 (10/29/2003)

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The expanded summary of the House passed version is repeated here.)

Authorizes: (1) the President to present a gold medal, on behalf of Congress, to the family of Jackie Robinson in recognition of his contributions to the Nation; (2) the Secretary of the Treasury to strike such a medal and to strike and sell bronze duplicates (the proceeds of which shall be deposited into the United States Mint Public Enterprise Fund).

Calls for designation of a national day recognizing Robinson's accomplishments.