To posthumously award a Congressional gold medal to Maya Angelou in recognition of her achievements and contributions to American culture and the civil rights movement.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Ohio's 3rd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 20, 2017
Length: 5 pages
Jul 20, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on July 20, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jan 9, 2015
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 247 (114th).
Jul 20, 2017
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H.R. 3334 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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