H.R. 6696 (110th): Frank Buckles World War I Memorial Act

Introduced:

Jul 31, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 31, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Ted Poe

Representative for Texas's 2nd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 31, 2008
Length: 5 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To authorize the American Battle Monuments Commission to establish a memorial, in the District of Columbia or its environs, to honor members of the Armed Forces who served in World War I, and for other purposes.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Jul 31, 2008
 
Introduced

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6696”). 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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Cosponsors
40 cosponsors (36R, 4D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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

Related Bills

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H.R. 482 (111th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 13, 2009

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