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Jan 6, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on February 11, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Hawaii
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Last Updated: Dec 23, 2009
Length: 14 pages
Reported by Committee — Oct 21, 2009
A bill to establish a fact-finding Commission to extend the study of a prior Commission to investigate and determine facts and circumstances surrounding the relocation, internment, and deportation to Axis countries of Latin Americans of Japanese descent from December 1941 through February 1948, and the impact of those actions by the United States, and to recommend appropriate remedies, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 2296 (109th).
Earlier Version — Reported by Committee
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 381 (110th).
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Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 64 (112th).
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 69”). 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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Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jun 13, 2007
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 25, 2011
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