H.R. 5897 (112th): To amend the National and Community Service Act of 1990 to make certain United States territories eligible for nonprofit capacity building grants under that Act.


Jun 5, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 5, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Gregorio Sablan

Delegate for Northern Mariana Islands At Large



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Last Updated: Jun 5, 2012
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6/5/2012--Introduced.Amends the National and Community Service Act of 1990 to make intermediate nonprofit organizations in Puerto Rico, Guam, the U.S. Virgin Islands, American Samoa, and the Northern Mariana Islands eligible ... Read more >

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Jun 5, 2012

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