A bill to establish the Harriet Tubman National Historical Park in Auburn, New York, and the Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad National Historical Park in Caroline, Dorchester, and Talbot Counties, Maryland, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor. Senator for Maryland. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jan 13, 2012
Length: 14 pages
Feb 1, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on November 10, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Feb 1, 2011
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Nov 10, 2011
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Jul 9, 2014
Reintroduced Bill — Passed Senate (House next)
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 247 (113th).
S. 247 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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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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