To award posthumously a Congressional Gold Medal to Medgar Wiley Evers, in recognition of his contributions and ultimate sacrifice in the fight for racial equality in the United States.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Mississippi's 3rd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jan 7, 2015
Length: 6 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced on January 7, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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Jul 30, 2014
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5282 (113th).
Jan 7, 2015
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H.R. 194 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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