Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for South Carolina's 6th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Nov 25, 2003
Length: 3 pages
108th Congress (2003–2004)
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 15, 2003
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 15, 2003.
Oct 10, 2003
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Nov 18, 2003
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Nov 25, 2003
The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Dec 15, 2003
Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
H.R. 3287 (108th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 3287. This is the one from the 108th Congress.
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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To award congressional gold medals posthumously on behalf of Reverend Joseph A. DeLaine, Harry and Eliza Briggs, and Levi Pearson in recognition of their contributions to the Nation as pioneers in the effort to desegregate public schools that led directly to the landmark desegregation case of Brown et al. v. the Board of Education of Topeka et al, Pub. L. No. 108-180, H.R. 3287, 108th Cong. (2003).
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