H.R. 2538 (100th): A bill to award a congressional gold medal to Roy Acuff.


May 28, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 28, 1987, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


William Boner

Representative for Tennessee's 5th congressional district


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Summary (CRS)

5/28/1987--Introduced.Authorizes the President, on behalf of the Congress, to present a gold medal to Roy Acuff in recognition of his accomplishments in country music. Authorizes appropriations. Authorizes the Secretary of ... Read more >

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May 28, 1987

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45 cosponsors (30D, 15R) (show)
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