To require the establishment of a national database in the National Archives to preserve records of servitude, emancipation, and post-Civil War reconstruction and to provide grants to State and local entities to establish similar local databases.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 12th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Sep 23, 2008
Length: 4 pages
Jan 10, 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 January 22, 2007 but was never passed by the Senate.
H.R. 390 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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