S.1715 - Gold Star Families Congressional Gold Medal Act of 2019116th Congress (2019-2020)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Blumenthal, Richard [D-CT] (Introduced 06/04/2019)|
|Committees:||Senate - Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 06/04/2019 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.1715 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (06/04/2019)
Gold Star Families Congressional Gold Medal Act of 2019
This bill directs the collective award of a Congressional Gold Medal to all Gold Star Families (families of fallen service members) in recognition of the families' dedication, contributions, and sacrifice to the United States.
Following the award of the medal, it shall be given to the Smithsonian Institution for display and research.
The U.S Mint may strike and sell duplicates in bronze.