Bill Text — Mar 1, 2012
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Mar 1, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on March 1, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New Jersey's 10th congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 1, 2012
Length: 7 pages
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.
3/1/2012--Introduced.Althea Gibson Excellence Act - Requires that arrangements be made for the posthumous presentation of a Congressional Gold Medal in commemoration of Althea Gibson in recognition of her achievements in ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 4130 — 112th Congress: Althea Gibson Excellence Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr4130
“H.R. 4130 — 112th Congress: Althea Gibson Excellence Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. October 13, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr4130>
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