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

About the bill

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 >

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 2538” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 28, 1987


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

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


There have been no votes related to this bill.

Find Similar Bills

Search for similar bills.

Links & tools

Primary Source

THOMAS.gov (The Library of Congress)

GovTrack gets most information from THOMAS, which is updated generally one day after events occur. Activity since the last update may not be reflected here. Data comes via the congress project.


Click a format for a citation suggestion: