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Dust Off Crews of the Vietnam War Congressional Gold Medal Act

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A bill to award a Congressional Gold Medal to the United States Army Dust Off crews of the Vietnam War, collectively, in recognition of their extraordinary heroism and life-saving actions in Vietnam.

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06/12/2017Introduced in Senate

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06/12/2017Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. (text of measure as introduced: CR S3398)
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Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs06/12/2017 Referred to

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Dust Off Crews of the Vietnam War Congressional Gold Medal Act

This bill directs the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President pro tempore of the Senate to make appropriate arrangements for the presentation of a Congressional Gold Medal in honor of the Dust Off crews (helicopter air ambulance crews) of the Vietnam War in recognition of their heroic military service.

It is the sense of Congress that the Smithsonian Institution should also make such medal available for display elsewhere, particularly at appropriate locations associated with the Vietnam War, and that preference should be given to locations affiliated with the Smithsonian.