H.R.438 - To award a Congressional Gold Medal to Joanne King Herring and posthumously to each of Charles "Charlie" Wilson and Gustav Lascaris "Gust" Avrakotos, in recognition of their personal sacrifice and service to the country.114th Congress (2015-2016)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Green, Gene [D-TX-29] (Introduced 01/21/2015)|
|Committees:||House - Financial Services|
|Latest Action:||House - 01/21/2015 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.438 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (01/21/2015)
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 Joanne King Herring, and for the posthumous presentation of such a medal to Charles Wilson and Gustav Lascaris Avrakotos, in recognition of their personal sacrifice and service to the country.
Authorizes the Secretary of the Treasury to strike and sell bronze duplicates of such medals at a price sufficient to cover the costs of the gold medals.