Summary: H.J.Res.251 — 99th Congress (1985-1986)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed House amended (07/15/1985)

(Measure passed House, amended)

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.