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Jan 10, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009
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.
Representative for California's 12th congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 23, 2008
Length: 4 pages
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.
9/23/2008--Reported to Senate amended.Preservation of Records of Servitude, Emancipation, and Post-Civil War Reconstruction Act - Requires the Archivist of the United States to:(1) establish, as part of the National Archives, ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 390 — 110th Congress: Preservation of Records of Servitude, Emancipation, and Post-Civil War Reconstruction Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr390
“H.R. 390 — 110th Congress: Preservation of Records of Servitude, Emancipation, and Post-Civil War Reconstruction Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2007. October 10, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr390>
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