S. 247 (112th): Harriet Tubman National Historical Parks Act

Introduced:

Feb 1, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 10, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Benjamin Cardin

Senator from Maryland

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 13, 2012
Length: 14 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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 title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Feb 1, 2011
 
Introduced

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Nov 10, 2011
 
Reported by Committee

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Cosponsors
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Committee Assignments

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Votes

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Related Bills

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S. 247 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Passed Senate
Last Action: Jul 9, 2014

H.R. 4007 (Related)
Harriet Tubman National Historical Parks Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 9, 2012

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