Congress commissions gold medals as its highest expression of appreciation for distinguished achievements. This would be the first congressional gold medal awarded to a sitting Israeli president.
299 cosponsors (187D, 112R).
See also: *S. 1456 of 8/1/13.
Last major action: 6/9/14 Became public law. (5/20/14 Passed in the Senate by unanimous consent. 5/19/14 Passed in the House by voice vote.)