H.R. 1700 (111th): National Women’s History Museum Act of 2009


Mar 25, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on October 14, 2009 but was never passed by the Senate.


Carolyn Maloney

Representative for New York's 14th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 28, 2010
Length: 10 pages

See Instead:

S. 2129 (same title)
Reported by Committee — Apr 21, 2010

About the bill

Full Title

To authorize the Administrator of General Services to convey a parcel of real property in the District of Columbia to provide for the establishment of a National Women's History Museum.

Summary (CRS)

6/28/2010--Reported to Senate amended.National Women's History Museum Act of 2009 - Section3 - Directs the Administrator of General Services (GSA) to convey, by quitclaim deed, to the National Women's History ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 25, 2009

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Sep 24, 2009
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.

Oct 14, 2009
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.

Jun 28, 2010
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. 1700”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


51 cosponsors (44D, 7R) (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. 1269 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 30, 2011

S. 2129 (Related)
National Women’s History Museum Act of 2009

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Apr 21, 2010

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