To authorize the establishment of the National African-American Heritage Memorial Museum within the Smithsonian Institution.
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Sponsor and status
101st Congress (1989–1990)
This bill was introduced on May 24, 1989, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Representative for Texas's 18th congressional district
May 24, 1989
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H.R. 2477 (101st) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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