H.R.2248 - To authorize the President to award a gold medal on behalf of the Congress to Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew in recognition of his outstanding and enduring contributions toward religious understanding and peace, and for other purposes.105th Congress (1997-1998)
Summary: H.R.2248 — 105th Congress (1997-1998)
Introduced in House (07/24/1997)
Authorizes the President to present a gold medal to Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew in recognition of his outstanding and enduring contributions to religious understanding and peace.
Authorizes the Secretary of the Treasury to strike duplicate medals in bronze.
Authorizes appropriations from the Numismatic Public Enterprise Fund, where sales proceeds shall be deposited.