Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

Shown Here:
Passed House without amendment (12/06/2006)

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

Urges the President to award the Presidential Medal of Freedom posthumously to Leroy "Satchel" Paige (the first Negro League player to be inducted into the Major League Baseball Hall of Fame) in honor of his distinguished baseball career and contributions to society.