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
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Read Text »
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
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
Links & tools
Click a format for a citation suggestion:
Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 4586 — 105th Congress: Nuclear Veterans Decoration Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/hr4586
“H.R. 4586 — 105th Congress: Nuclear Veterans Decoration Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1998. November 29, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/hr4586>
|title=H.R. 4586 (105th)
|accessdate=November 29, 2015
|author=105th Congress (1998)
|date=September 16, 1998
|quote=Nuclear Veterans Decoration Act