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H.R. 5762 (107th): Martin Luther King, Jr., Records Collection Act of 2002

To provide for the expeditious disclosure of records relevant to the life and assassination of Reverend Doctor Martin Luther King, Jr.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Cynthia McKinney

Sponsor. Representative for Georgia's 4th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Nov 19, 2002
Length: 48 pages

Nov 19, 2002
107th Congress, 2001–2002

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 19, 2002, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Nov 19, 2002

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H.R. 5762 (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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