S.1050 - Chinese-American World War II Veteran Congressional Gold Medal Act115th Congress (2017-2018) |
|Sponsor:||Sen. Duckworth, Tammy [D-IL] (Introduced 05/04/2017)|
|Committees:||Senate - Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs | House - Financial Services; House Administration|
|Latest Action:||House - 09/17/2018 Referred to the Committee on Financial Services, and in addition to the Committee on House Administration, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.1050 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Passed Senate amended (09/12/2018)
Chinese-American World War II Veteran Congressional Gold Medal Act
(Sec. 4) This bill directs the President pro tempore of the Senate and the Speaker of the House of Representatives to make appropriate arrangements for the award of a single Congressional Gold Medal to the Chinese-American Veterans of World War II in recognition of their dedicated service during World War II.
The medal shall be displayed at the Smithsonian Institution, which is urged to make the medal available for display at other locations associated with such veterans or with World War II.