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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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 4130” means this is a House of Representatives 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.

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History

Introduced
Mar 1, 2012

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