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H.R. 5382 (102nd): Native American Languages Act of 1991

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To assist Native Americans in assuring the survival and continuing vitality of their languages.

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Jun 11, 1992
102nd Congress, 1991–1992
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Matthew Martínez

Representative for California's 30th congressional district


See Instead

S. 2044 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Oct 26, 1992



Jun 11, 1992

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H.R. 5382 (102nd) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 102nd Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1991 to Oct 9, 1992. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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