House Bill 1225
115th Congress(2017-2018)
To award a Congressional Gold Medal to Edwin Cole "Ed" Bearss, in recognition of his contributions to preservation of American Civil War history and continued efforts to bring our nation's history alive for new generations through his interpretive storytelling.
Introduced
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Introduced in House on Feb 27, 2017
Overview
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Feb 27, 2017
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Bill Number
1225
Congress
115
Policy Area
Social Sciences and History
Social Sciences and History
Primary focus of measure is policy sciences, history, matters related to the study of society. Measures concerning particular aspects of government functions may fall under Government Operations and Politics policy area.
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Summary

This bill directs the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President pro tempore of the Senate to arrange for the presentation of a Congressional Gold Medal to Edwin Cole "Ed" Bearss in recognition of his contributions to the preservation of American Civil War history and his continued efforts to bring our nation's history alive for new generations through his interpretive storytelling.

Text (1)
February 27, 2017
Actions (2)
02/27/2017
Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.
02/27/2017
Introduced in House
Public Record
Record Created
Feb 28, 2017 5:17:28 AM
Record Updated
Sep 28, 2020 10:07:34 PM