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S. 3300 (112th): Manhattan Project National Historical Park Act

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A bill 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

Jeff Bingaman

Sponsor. Senator for New Mexico. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jun 14, 2012
Length: 13 pages
Jun 14, 2012
112th Congress (2011–2013)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 14, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).


4 Cosponsors (3 Democrats, 1 Republican)

See Instead

H.R. 5987 (same title)
Failed Under Suspension — Sep 20, 2012


Position statements

What legislators are saying

Cantwell Statement on 70th Anniversary of Manhattan Project Establishment
    — Sen. Maria Cantwell [D-WA] (Co-sponsor) on Aug 14, 2012

Cantwell, Tri-Cities Leaders Call for National Historical Park at Hanford
    — Sen. Maria Cantwell [D-WA] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 6, 2012

National Park Service Agrees with Cantwell that New B Reactor Park Would Increase Tri-Cities Tourism
    — Sen. Maria Cantwell [D-WA] (Co-sponsor) on Jun 28, 2012

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Jun 14, 2012

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

S. 3300 (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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 3300. This is the one from the 112th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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