Summary: H.R.5236 — 99th Congress (1985-1986)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (07/24/1986)

Congressional Gold Medal Act - Establishes standards for the award of the Congressional Gold Medal, including that a person: (1) has performed a major achievement; (2) has not received a Medal for the same or similar achievement; (3) be living or, if deceased, shall have been deceased for not less than five years and not more than ten years; and (4) has performed an achievement that represents a lifetime of continuous superior achievements or a single achievement recognized and acclaimed by others in the same field.