H.R. 154 (102nd): To provide for the transfer of an existing United States memorial erected under the auspices of the American Legion, Incorporated, for the use and benefit of American officers and enlisted personnel who served in World War I to the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.


Jan 3, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on February 5, 1991 but was never passed by the Senate.


Gillespie “Sonny” Montgomery
Representative for Mississippi's 3rd congressional district

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Summary (CRS)
1/3/1991--Introduced.Transfers custody and control of Pershing Hall, a memorial in Paris, France, owned by the United States, to the Department of Veterans Affairs. Requires the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to ...

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H.R. 1047 (Related)
Veterans’ Benefits Programs Improvement Act of 1991

Enacted — Signed by the President
Aug 14, 1991

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Jan 3, 1991
Passed House
Feb 5, 1991
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19 cosponsors (16D, 3R) (show)
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On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass
Feb 5, 1991 1:44 p.m.
Passed 405/0

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