H.R.5432 - A bill to authorize the presentation on behalf of the Congress of a specially struck gold medal to Admiral Hyman George Rickover.97th Congress (1981-1982)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Stratton, Samuel S. [D-NY-28] (Introduced 02/03/1982)|
|Committees:||House - Banking, Finance, and Urban Affrs|
|Latest Action:||06/23/1982 Became Public Law No: 97-201. (TXT) (All Actions)|
|Major Recorded Votes:||06/09/1982 : Passed Senate|
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Summary: H.R.5432 — 97th Congress (1981-1982)All Bill Information (Except Text)
(Measure passed House, amended)
Passed House amended (04/27/1982)
Authorizes the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President pro tempore of the Senate to present, on behalf of Congress, a gold medal to Admiral Hyman George Rickover in recognition of his distinguished service and for his contributions to the development of safe nuclear energy and to the defense of the United States. Directs the Secretary of the Treasury to provide for a gold medal with suitable emblems, devices, and inscriptions. Authorizes appropriations to carry out such provision.
Authorizes the Secretary to make available bronze duplicates of such medal for sale under prescribed regulations. Requires reimbursement of appropriations under this Act from proceeds of such sales.