S.J.Res.120 - A joint resolution to provide for the awarding of a special gold medal to Danny Thomas in recognition of his humanitarian efforts and outstanding work as an American.98th Congress (1983-1984)
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|Sponsor:||Sen. Sasser, Jim [D-TN] (Introduced 06/23/1983)|
|Committees:||Senate - Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs|
|Latest Action:||11/29/1983 See H.J.Res.93.|
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Summary: S.J.Res.120 — 98th Congress (1983-1984)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (06/23/1983)
Authorizes the President to present on behalf of Congress a gold medal to Danny Thomas in recognition of his humanitarian efforts and outstanding work as an American.
Directs the Secretary of the Treasury to strike a gold medal with suitable emblems, devices, and inscriptions to be determined by said Secretary.
Provides, effective October 1, 1983, funds not to exceed $22,000 to carry out the purposes of the Act.
Provides that the Secretary may cause bronze duplicates of the medal to be coined and sold under regulations prescribed by the Secretary at a price sufficient to cover the costs of producing the gold medal. Directs that the appropriation used to carry out the provisions of the Act shall be reimbursed out of the proceeds from such coin sales.
Provides that the medals are to be national medals.