H.R. 1492 (109th): To provide for the preservation of the historic confinement sites where Japanese Americans were detained during World War II, and for other purposes.

Introduced:

Apr 6, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:
Enacted — Signed by the President
on Dec 21, 2006

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 21, 2006.

Law:

Pub.L. 109-441

Sponsor:

William “Bill” Thomas
Representative for California's 22nd congressional district
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 8, 2006
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
Directs the Secretary of the Interior to create a program within the National Park Service to support and work in partnership with citizens, governmental and tribal organizations, educational institutions, and ...

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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 19, 2005

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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 1492” means this is a House of Representatives 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.

History

Introduced
Apr 6, 2005
Reported by Committee
May 18, 2005
Passed House
Nov 16, 2005
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed Senate with Changes
Nov 16, 2006
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
House Agreed to Changes
Dec 5, 2006
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 21, 2006

Details

Cosponsors
114 cosponsors (90D, 23R, 1I) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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