S.1756 - A bill to authorize the President to present to Sargent Shriver, on behalf of the Congress, a specially struck medal.99th Congress (1985-1986)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Simon, Paul [D-IL] (Introduced 10/10/1985)|
|Committees:||Senate - Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs | House - Banking, Finance, and Urban Affrs|
|Latest Action:||04/09/1986 Referred to Subcommittee on Consumer Affairs and Coinage. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.1756 — 99th Congress (1985-1986)All Information (Except Text)
(Measure passed Senate, amended)
Passed Senate amended (03/27/1986)
Authorizes the President, on behalf of the Congress, to present a gold medal to Sargent Shriver, in commemoration of the Peace Corps' 25th anniversary and in recognition of his contributions as its first director. Authorizes appropriations up to a specified amount.
Authorizes the Secretary of the Treasury to sell bronze duplicates of the medal bearing the Peace Corps' emblem, the names of its past directors, and the likeness of Sargent Shriver.