H.R. 3894 (112th): Pullman Historic Site National Park Service Study Act

Introduced:
Feb 03, 2012 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Jesse Jackson Jr.
Representative for Illinois's 2nd congressional district
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Feb 03, 2012
Length
5 pages
 
Status

This bill was introduced on February 3, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Feb 03, 2012
Referred to Committee Feb 03, 2012
 
Full Title

To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a special resource study of the Pullman Historic Site in Chicago, Illinois, and for other purposes.

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Cosponsors
12 cosponsors (9D, 3R) (show)
Committees

House Natural Resources

Public Lands and Environmental Regulation

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2/3/2012--Introduced.
Pullman Historic Site National Park Service Study Act - Directs the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a special resource study of the historic Pullman site in Chicago, Illinois, which was the site of an industrial town built between 1880-1884 to provide Pullman Palace Car Company employees and their families with a model community and suitable living conditions, as well as the site of the Pullman Strike of 1894.
Requires the Secretary to evaluate the national significance of such site and to determine the suitability and feasibility of designating it as a unit of the National Park System.

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