Summary: H.R.5432 — 97th Congress (1981-1982)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed House amended (04/27/1982)

(Measure passed House, amended)

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.