New Cosponsors — Oct 2, 2012
New Cosponsor: Rep. Jim Gerlach [R-PA6, 2003-2014]
New Cosponsor: Rep. Gerald Connolly [D-VA11]
New Cosponsor: Rep. James “Jim” Moran [D-VA8, 1991-2014]
The bill now has 65 cosponsors (52 Democrats, 13 Republicans).
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May 18, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on May 18, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Tennessee's 2nd congressional district
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Last Updated: May 18, 2012
Length: 8 pages
To provide for the issuance of coins to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the establishment of the National Park Service, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5840”). 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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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 5840 — 112th Congress: National Park Service 100th Anniversary Commemorative Coin Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr5840
“H.R. 5840 — 112th Congress: National Park Service 100th Anniversary Commemorative Coin Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. February 14, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr5840>
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