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Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Coretta Scott King Congressional Gold Medal bill (Identified by CRS)

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A bill to authorize the President to award a gold medal on behalf of the Congress to Reverend Doctor Martin Luther King , Jr. (posthumously) and his widow Coretta Scott King in recognition of their contributions to the Nation on behalf of the civil rights movement.

Actions Overview (8)

10/25/2004Became Public Law No: 108-368. (TXT | PDF)
10/25/2004Signed by President.
10/13/2004Presented to President.
10/08/2004Passed/agreed to in House: On passage Passed without objection.(text: CR H9024-9025)
10/08/2004Committee on Financial Services discharged.
09/09/2004Passed/agreed to in Senate: Passed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent.(text: CR S9044)
09/09/2004Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs discharged by Unanimous Consent.(consideration: CR S9043-9044)
06/27/2003Introduced in Senate

All Actions (15)

Date Chamber
10/25/2004Became Public Law No: 108-368. (TXT | PDF)
10/25/2004Signed by President.
10/13/2004SenatePresented to President.
10/08/2004-10:55pmHouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
10/08/2004-10:55pmHouseOn passage Passed without objection. (text: CR H9024-9025)
10/08/2004-10:54pmHouseConsidered by unanimous consent. (consideration: CR H9024-9025)
10/08/2004-10:54pmHouseMr. LaTourette asked unanimous consent to discharge from committee and consider.
10/08/2004HouseCommittee on Financial Services discharged.
10/07/2004HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Domestic and International Monetary Policy, Trade, and Technology.
Action By: Committee on Financial Services
09/13/2004HouseReferred to the House Committee on Financial Services.
09/13/2004SenateMessage on Senate action sent to the House.
09/13/2004-12:30pmHouseReceived in the House.
09/09/2004SenatePassed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (text: CR S9044)
09/09/2004SenateSenate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs discharged by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S9043-9044)
06/27/2003SenateRead twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.

Cosponsors (72)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Sen. Warner, John [R-VA]* 06/27/2003
Sen. Biden, Joseph R., Jr. [D-DE]* 06/27/2003
Sen. Hollings, Ernest F. [D-SC]* 06/27/2003
Sen. Bingaman, Jeff [D-NM]* 06/27/2003
Sen. Stabenow, Debbie [D-MI]* 06/27/2003
Sen. Kennedy, Edward M. [D-MA]* 06/27/2003
Sen. Lautenberg, Frank R. [D-NJ]* 06/27/2003
Sen. Pryor, Mark L. [D-AR]* 06/27/2003
Sen. Landrieu, Mary L. [D-LA]* 06/27/2003
Sen. Clinton, Hillary Rodham [D-NY]* 06/27/2003
Sen. Mikulski, Barbara A. [D-MD]* 06/27/2003
Sen. Durbin, Richard J. [D-IL]* 06/27/2003
Sen. Dodd, Christopher J. [D-CT]* 06/27/2003
Sen. Lieberman, Joseph I. [D-CT]* 06/27/2003
Sen. Corzine, Jon S. [D-NJ]* 06/27/2003
Sen. Miller, Zell [D-GA]* 06/27/2003
Sen. Kerry, John F. [D-MA]* 06/27/2003
Sen. Jeffords, James M. [I-VT]* 06/27/2003
Sen. Hatch, Orrin G. [R-UT] 07/07/2003
Sen. Daschle, Thomas A. [D-SD] 07/07/2003
Sen. Reid, Harry [D-NV] 07/07/2003
Sen. Edwards, John [D-NC] 07/07/2003
Sen. Voinovich, George V. [R-OH] 07/07/2003
Sen. Breaux, John B. [D-LA] 07/08/2003
Sen. Harkin, Tom [D-IA] 07/08/2003
Sen. Feingold, Russell D. [D-WI] 07/08/2003
Sen. Cantwell, Maria [D-WA] 07/08/2003
Sen. Murray, Patty [D-WA] 07/08/2003
Sen. Chafee, Lincoln [R-RI] 07/09/2003
Sen. Carper, Thomas R. [D-DE] 07/09/2003
Sen. Alexander, Lamar [R-TN] 07/10/2003
Sen. Bayh, Evan [D-IN] 07/10/2003
Sen. Enzi, Michael B. [R-WY] 10/21/2003
Sen. Stevens, Ted [R-AK] 04/22/2004
Sen. Nelson, Ben [D-NE] 04/27/2004
Sen. Allen, George [R-VA] 05/03/2004
Sen. Lincoln, Blanche L. [D-AR] 05/03/2004
Sen. Hagel, Chuck [R-NE] 05/05/2004
Sen. Brownback, Sam [R-KS] 05/05/2004
Sen. DeWine, Mike [R-OH] 05/05/2004
Sen. Lugar, Richard G. [R-IN] 05/05/2004
Sen. Nelson, Bill [D-FL] 05/05/2004
Sen. Campbell, Ben Nighthorse [R-CO] 05/11/2004
Sen. Collins, Susan M. [R-ME] 05/13/2004
Sen. Dole, Elizabeth [R-NC] 05/13/2004
Sen. Fitzgerald, Peter [R-IL] 05/17/2004
Sen. Leahy, Patrick J. [D-VT] 05/19/2004
Sen. Schumer, Charles E. [D-NY] 05/19/2004
Sen. Kohl, Herb [D-WI] 05/19/2004
Sen. Wyden, Ron [D-OR] 05/19/2004
Sen. Snowe, Olympia J. [R-ME] 05/20/2004
Sen. Johnson, Tim [D-SD] 05/20/2004
Sen. Cochran, Thad [R-MS] 06/01/2004
Sen. Santorum, Rick [R-PA] 06/02/2004
Sen. Sessions, Jeff [R-AL] 06/14/2004
Sen. Dayton, Mark [D-MN] 06/16/2004
Sen. Boxer, Barbara [D-CA] 06/16/2004
Sen. Graham, Bob [D-FL] 06/16/2004
Sen. Akaka, Daniel K. [D-HI] 06/18/2004
Sen. Dorgan, Byron L. [D-ND] 06/18/2004
Sen. Rockefeller, John D., IV [D-WV] 06/21/2004
Sen. Feinstein, Dianne [D-CA] 06/21/2004
Sen. Byrd, Robert C. [D-WV] 07/06/2004
Sen. Chambliss, Saxby [R-GA] 07/20/2004
Sen. Baucus, Max [D-MT] 07/21/2004
Sen. Conrad, Kent [D-ND] 07/21/2004
Sen. Bond, Christopher S. [R-MO] 07/21/2004
Sen. McCain, John [R-AZ] 07/21/2004
Sen. Grassley, Chuck [R-IA] 07/21/2004
Sen. Reed, Jack [D-RI] 09/09/2004
Sen. Frist, William H. [R-TN] 09/09/2004
Sen. Kyl, Jon [R-AZ] 09/27/2004

Committees (2)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs06/27/2003 Referred to
09/09/2004 Discharged from
House Financial Services09/13/2004 Referred to
10/08/2004 Discharged from
House Financial Services Subcommittee on Domestic and International Monetary Policy, Trade, and Technology10/07/2004 Referred to

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Public Law No: 108-368 (10/25/2004)

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

Authorizes the President to present, on behalf of Congress, a gold medal to Reverend Doctor Martin Luther King, Jr. (posthumously) and his widow Coretta Scott King in recognition of their service to the Nation.