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.
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.
Senator from California
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Last Updated: Sep 15, 2006
Length: 2 pages
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S. 2784 (109th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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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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