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S. 2491 (109th): Byron Nelson Congressional Gold Medal Act

A bill to award a Congressional gold medal to Byron Nelson in recognition of his significant contributions to the game of golf as a player, a teacher, and a commentator.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

John Cornyn

Sponsor. Senator for Texas. Republican.

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Last Updated: Sep 27, 2006
Length: 8 pages
Introduced:

Apr 3, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:
Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

See Instead:

H.R. 4902 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Oct 16, 2006

History

Apr 3, 2006
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Sep 27, 2006
 
Passed Senate (House next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

S. 2491 (109th) was a 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.

This bill was introduced in the 109th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2005 to Dec 9, 2006. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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