H.R. 6364 (112th): World War I Centennial Commission Act


Sep 10, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013


Enacted — Signed by the President on Jan 14, 2013

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on January 14, 2013.


Pub.L. 112-272


Ted Poe

Representative for Texas's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Dec 21, 2012
Length: 6 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To establish a commission to ensure a suitable observance of the centennial of World War I, to provide for the designation of memorials to the service of members of the United States Armed Forces in World War I, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

1/14/2013--Public Law.(This measure has not been amended since it was passed by the Senate on December 21, 2012. The summary of that version is repeated here.)World War I Centennial Commission ... Read more >


Sep 10, 2012

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Dec 5, 2012
Reported by Committee

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Dec 12, 2012
Passed House

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Dec 21, 2012
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 31, 2012
House Agreed to Changes

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Jan 14, 2013
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6364”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


14 cosponsors (7R, 7D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Concur in the Senate Amendment
Dec 31, 2012 6:22 p.m.
Passed 401/5

Related Bills

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H.R. 938 (Related)
Frank Buckles World War I Memorial Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 8, 2011

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