H.R. 4586 (105th): Nuclear Veterans Decoration Act


Sep 16, 1998
105th Congress, 1997–1998

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 16, 1998, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


William Redmond

Representative for New Mexico's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 16, 1998
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About the bill

Full Title

To provide for the issuance of a congressional gold medal to persons who, while members of the Armed Forces, participated in an activity resulting in risk of exposure to nuclear radiation.

Summary (CRS)

9/16/1998--Introduced.Nuclear Veterans Decoration Act - Authorizes the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President pro tempore of the Senate to jointly present, on behalf of the Congress, a ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Sep 16, 1998

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4586”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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