A bill to direct the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a study on the preservation and interpretation of the historic sites of the Manhattan Project for potential inclusion in the National Park System.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for New Mexico. Democrat.
Last Updated: Sep 28, 2004
Length: 2 pages
108th Congress, 2003–2004
Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 18, 2004
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 18, 2004.
What legislators are saying
“Senate Passes Cantwell's Hanford B Reactor Historic Site Proposal”
— Sen. Maria Cantwell [D-WA] (Co-sponsor) on Sep 15, 2004
“Cantwell's Hanford B Reactor Historic Site Proposal Gets Approval From Senate Energy Committee”
— Sen. Maria Cantwell [D-WA] (Co-sponsor) on Apr 28, 2004
“Cantwell Continues Push for Hanford B Reactor Museum”
— Sen. Maria Cantwell [D-WA] (Co-sponsor) on Mar 9, 2004
Sep 30, 2003
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Apr 28, 2004
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Sep 15, 2004
Passed Senate (House next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Sep 28, 2004
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 voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Oct 18, 2004
Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
S. 1687 (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.
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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“S. 1687 — 108th Congress: Manhattan Project National Historical Park Study Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2003. November 12, 2019 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/108/s1687>
Manhattan Project National Historical Park Study Act, Pub. L. No. 108-340, S. 1687, 108th Cong. (2004).
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