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H.R. 3287 (108th): 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.

James “Jim” Clyburn

Sponsor. Representative for South Carolina's 6th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Nov 25, 2003
Length: 3 pages
Introduced:

Oct 10, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 15, 2003

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 15, 2003.

Law:

Pub.L. 108-180

History

Oct 10, 2003
 
Introduced

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Nov 18, 2003
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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Nov 25, 2003
 
Passed Senate

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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.

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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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