To establish within the Smithsonian Institution the National Museum of African American History and Culture, and for other purposes.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Georgia's 5th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Nov 20, 2003
Length: 19 pages
108th Congress (2003–2004)
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 16, 2003
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 16, 2003.
H.R. 3491 (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. 3491. 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.
How to cite this information.
We recommend the following MLA-formatted citation when using the information you see here in academic work:
GovTrack.us. (2020). H.R. 3491 — 108th Congress: National Museum of African American History and Culture Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/108/hr3491
“H.R. 3491 — 108th Congress: National Museum of African American History and Culture Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2003. August 9, 2020 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/108/hr3491>
National Museum of African American History and Culture Act, Pub. L. No. 108-184, H.R. 3491, 108th Cong. (2003).
|title=H.R. 3491 (108th)
|accessdate=August 9, 2020
|author=108th Congress (2003)
|date=November 17, 2003
|quote=National Museum of African American History and Culture Act
Where is this information from?
GovTrack automatically collects legislative information from a variety of governmental and non-governmental sources. This page is sourced primarily from Congress.gov, the official portal of the United States Congress. Congress.gov is generally updated one day after events occur, and so legislative activity shown here may be one day behind. Data via the congress project.