H.R. 1022 (112th): Buffalo Soldiers in the National Parks Study Act

Introduced:

Mar 10, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on January 25, 2012 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Jackie Speier

Representative for California's 12th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 26, 2012
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a study of alternatives for commemorating and interpreting the role of the Buffalo Soldiers in the early years of the National Parks, and for other purposes.

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History

Mar 10, 2011
 
Introduced

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Jun 15, 2011
 
Reported by Committee

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Jan 25, 2012
 
Passed House

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