Summary: S.1827 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed Senate without amendment (03/26/2014)

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary has been expanded because action occurred on the measure.)

American Fighter Aces Congressional Gold Medal Act - Directs the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President pro tempore of the Senate to arrange for the presentation of a congressional gold medal to the American Fighter Aces, collectively, in recognition of their heroic military service and defense of the nation's freedom.

Requires the medal to be given to the Smithsonian Institution, where it shall be available for display or temporary loan to be displayed elsewhere, particularly at locations associated with the American Fighter Aces.