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H.R. 5987 (112th): Manhattan Project National Historical Park Act

To establish the Manhattan Project National Historical Park in Oak Ridge, Tennessee, Los Alamos, New Mexico, and Hanford, Washington, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Doc Hastings

Sponsor. Representative for Washington's 4th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Sep 18, 2012
Length: 16 pages
Introduced
Jun 21, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress but was killed due to a failed vote for cloture, under a fast-track vote called "suspension", or while resolving differences on September 20, 2012.

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History

Jun 21, 2012
 
Introduced

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Jul 11, 2012
 
Ordered Reported

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Sep 20, 2012
 
Failed in the House Under Suspension

Passage was attempted under a fast-track procedure called "suspension of the rules." The vote failed, but the bill can be voted on again.

H.R. 5987 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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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