S. 1052 (100th): National Center for the United States Constitution Establishment Act of 1987

A bill to establish a National Center for the United States Constitution within the Independence National Historical Park in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Apr 21, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 21, 1987, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Arlen Specter

Senator from Pennsylvania



Apr 21, 1987

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S. 1052 (100th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 100th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1987 to Oct 22, 1988. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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