H.R. 359 (110th): Cesar Estrada Chavez Study Act


Jan 9, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 10, 2007 but was never passed by the Senate.


Hilda Solis

Representative for California's 32nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 10, 2008
Length: 4 pages

See Instead:

S. 327 (same title)
Reported by Committee — Jan 30, 2008

About the bill

Full Title

To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a special resource study of sites associated with the life of Cesar Estarada Chavez and the farm labor movement.

Summary (CRS)

7/10/2007--Passed House amended.Cesar Estrada Chavez Study Act - Directs the Secretary of the Interior to complete a special resource study to determine:(1) appropriate methods for preserving and interpreting certain sites ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 9, 2007

This is the first step in the legislative process.

May 2, 2007
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Jul 10, 2007
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.

Apr 10, 2008
Text Published

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

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 359”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


69 cosponsors (68D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 5047 (109th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 29, 2006

S. 327 (identical)

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jan 30, 2008

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