H.R. 251 (112th): General Slocum Memorial Study Act


Jan 7, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 7, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


José Serrano

Representative for New York's 16th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jan 7, 2011
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About the bill

Full Title

To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to study the suitability and feasibility of designating Oak Point and North Brother Island in the Bronx in the State of New York as a unit of the National Park System.

Summary (CRS)

1/7/2011--Introduced.General Slocum Memorial Study Act - Directs the Secretary of the Interior, acting through the Director of the National Park Service, to study in Bronx County, New York, the shoreline ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 7, 2011

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 251”). 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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H.R. 183 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

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