H.R. 4130 (112th): Althea Gibson Excellence Act

Introduced:

Mar 1, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 1, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Donald Payne

Representative for New Jersey's 10th congressional district

Democrat

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Last Updated: Mar 1, 2012
Length: 7 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To award posthumously a Congressional Gold Medal to Althea Gibson, in recognition of her ground breaking achievements in athletics and her commitment to ending racial discrimination and prejudice within the world of athletics.

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History

Mar 1, 2012
 
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