H.R.406 - Alice Paul Women's Suffrage Congressional Gold Medal Act110th Congress (2007-2008)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Baca, Joe [D-CA-43] (Introduced 01/11/2007)|
|Committees:||House - Financial Services | Senate - Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs|
|Latest Action:||05/19/2008 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.|
|Major Recorded Votes:||05/15/2008 : Passed House|
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Summary: H.R.406 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Passed House amended (05/15/2008)
Alice Paul Women's Suffrage Congressional Gold Medal Act - Requires the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President pro tempore of the Senate to make arrangements for the presentation of a congressional gold medal in commemoration of Alice Paul, to recognize her role in the women's suffrage movement and in advancing equal rights for women. Requires that the medal be presented jointly to representatives of the Alice Paul Institute and the Sewall-Belmont House, to be shared equally and displayed as appropriate.
Authorizes the Secretary of the Treasury to strike and sell duplicates in bronze of such medal. Requires proceeds from the sale of such medals to be deposited into the U.S. Mint Public Enterprise Fund.