S. 2879 (101st): A bill to amend the John F. Kennedy Center Act to authorize appropriations for maintenance, repair, alteration and other services necessary for the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, and for other purposes.


Jul 19, 1990
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Enacted as H.R. 5070 (companion bill)

Daniel Moynihan

Senator from New York


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Summary (CRS)

7/19/1990--Introduced.Amends the John F. Kennedy Center Act to require the Secretary of the Interior to provide for maintenance, repair, and alteration of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing ... Read more >

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Jul 19, 1990

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Sep 25, 1990
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Oct 4, 1990
Passed Senate

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2879”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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H.R. 5070 (identical)

Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 22, 1990

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