S. 2784 (109th): Fourteenth Dalai Lama Congressional Gold Medal Act


May 11, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006


Enacted — Signed by the President on Sep 27, 2006

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 27, 2006.


Pub.L. 109-287


Dianne Feinstein

Senator from California



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Last Updated: Sep 15, 2006
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to award a congressional gold medal to Tenzin Gyatso, the Fourteenth Dalai Lama, in recognition of his many enduring and outstanding contributions to peace, non-violence, human rights, and religious understanding.

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H.R. 4562 (Related)
Fourteenth Dalai Lama Congressional Gold Medal Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 15, 2005

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 2784” means this is a Senate 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.


May 11, 2006
Reported by Committee
May 18, 2006
Passed Senate
May 25, 2006
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed House
Sep 13, 2006
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Sep 27, 2006


75 cosponsors (42D, 32R, 1I) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no votes related to this bill.

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