A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a study of alternatives for commemorating interpreting the role of the Buffalo Soldiers in the early years of the National Parks, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for California. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 19, 2010
Length: 4 pages
111th Congress (2009–2010)
This bill was introduced on April 19, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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1 Cosponsor (1 Democrat)
Passed House (Senate next) — May 18, 2010
Apr 19, 2010
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
May 18, 2010
Companion Bill — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 4491 (111th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on S. 3222 (111th).
Mar 10, 2011
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 544 (112th).
May 16, 2013
Reintroduced Bill — Ordered Reported
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 225 (113th).
S. 3222 (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 passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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