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

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History

Apr 6, 2005
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

May 18, 2005
 
Reported by Committee

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Nov 16, 2005
 
Passed House

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.

Jul 31, 2006
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Reported by Senate Committee.

Nov 16, 2006
 
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Nov 17, 2006
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the Senate (Engrossed) with an Amendment.

Dec 5, 2006
 
House Agreed to Changes

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.

Dec 21, 2006
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1492”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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

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Votes

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Related Bills

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S. 1719 (Related)
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 19, 2005

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