To award a Congressional Gold Medal to former United States Senator Max Cleland.
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Jun 22, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on June 22, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Georgia's 2nd congressional district
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Last Updated: Jun 22, 2016
Length: 7 pages
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H.R. 5561 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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