H.J.Res.251 - A joint resolution to provide that a special gold medal honoring George Gershwin be presented to his sister, Frances Gershwin Godowsky, and a special gold medal honoring Ira Gershwin be presented to his widow, Lenore Gershwin, and to provide for the production of bronze duplicates of such medals for sale to the public.99th Congress (1985-1986)
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|Sponsor:||Rep. Yates, Sidney R. [D-IL-9] (Introduced 04/23/1985)|
|Committees:||House - Banking, Finance, and Urban Affrs | Senate - Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs|
|Latest Action:||08/09/1985 Became Public Law No: 99-86.|
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Summary: H.J.Res.251 — 99th Congress (1985-1986)All Bill Information (Except Text)
(Measure passed House, amended)
Passed House amended (07/15/1985)
Authorizes the President, on behalf of the Congress, to present a gold medal honoring George Gershwin to his sister, Frances Gershwin Godowsky, and a gold medal honoring Ira Gershwin to his widow, Lenore Gershwin.
Authorizes the Secretary of the Treasury to provide for the sale of bronze duplicates of the medal. Authorizes appropriations.