H.R. 5132 (109th): River Raisin National Battlefield Study Act


Apr 6, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006


Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 20, 2006

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 20, 2006.


Pub.L. 109-429


John Dingell

Representative for Michigan's 15th congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 28, 2006
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To direct the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a special resource study to determine the suitability and feasibility of including in the National Park System certain sites in Monroe County, Michigan, relating to the Battles of the River Raisin during the War of 1812.

Summary (CRS)

River Raisin National Battlefield Study Act - Directs the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a special resource study of, and report to specified congressional committees on, sites in Monroe ... Read more >


Apr 6, 2006

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Jul 19, 2006
Reported by Committee

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Sep 25, 2006
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.

Dec 7, 2006
Passed Senate

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 Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 20, 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. 5132”). 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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Related Bills

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S. 3805 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 3, 2006

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