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.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
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.
What stakeholders are saying
H.R. 390 (110th) was a 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.
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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