To establish a commission to commemorate the sesquicentennial of the American Civil War.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 7, 2011
Length: 18 pages
Apr 7, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on April 7, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Mar 4, 2010
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 4771 (111th).
Apr 7, 2011
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H.R. 1420 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Civil War Sesquicentennial Commission Act, H.R. 1420, 112th Cong. (2011).
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