S. 1838 (111th): Civil War Sesquicentennial Commission Act

A bill to establish a commission to commemorate the sesquicentennial of the American Civil War.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Oct 22, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 22, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Mary Landrieu

Senator from Louisiana



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Last Updated: Oct 22, 2009
Length: 14 pages


Oct 22, 2009

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S. 1838 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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