To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to establish a memorial to slavery, in the District of Columbia.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 6th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jan 7, 2003
Length: 7 pages
Jan 7, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on January 7, 2003, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jun 19, 2002
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 4964 (107th).
Jan 7, 2003
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H.R. 196 (108th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 108th Congress, which met from Jan 7, 2003 to Dec 9, 2004. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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