H.R. 5125 (107th): Civil War Battlefield Preservation Act of 2002

To amend the American Battlefield Protection Act of 1996 to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to establish a battlefield acquisition grant program.



Jul 15, 2002
107th Congress, 2001–2002


Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 17, 2002

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 17, 2002.


Pub.L. 107-359


Gary Miller

Representative for California's 41st congressional district



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Last Updated: Nov 29, 2002
Length: 3 pages


Jul 15, 2002

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Sep 12, 2002
Reported by Committee

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Oct 1, 2002
Passed House

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Oct 8, 2002
Text Published

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Nov 20, 2002
Passed Senate

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Dec 17, 2002
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 5125 (107th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 107th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2001 to Nov 22, 2002. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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