S. 2777 (110th): A bill to award a Congressional Gold Medal to Dr. Oscar Elias Biscet, in recognition of his courageous and unwavering commitment to democracy, human rights, and peaceful change in Cuba.


Mar 13, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 13, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Mel Martinez

Senator from Florida



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Last Updated: Mar 13, 2008
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3/13/2008--Introduced.Directs the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President Pro Tempore of the Senate to make appropriate arrangements for the presentation on behalf of the Congress of a ... Read more >

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Mar 13, 2008

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2777”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


5 cosponsors (3R, 2D) (show)
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H.R. 5627 (Related)
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