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Text of Authorizing the use of Emancipation Hall in the Capitol Visitor Center for an event to celebrate the Mississippi River and ...

...Mississippi River and its status as a vital resource of the United States.

This resolution was introduced on January 3, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. The text of the bill below is as of Jan 3, 2013 (Introduced).

IV

113th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. CON. RES. 5

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

January 3, 2013

submitted the following concurrent resolution; which was referred to the Committee on House Administration

CONCURRENT RESOLUTION

Authorizing the use of Emancipation Hall in the Capitol Visitor Center for an event to celebrate the Mississippi River and its status as a vital resource of the United States.

1.

Use of emancipation hall for event to celebrate the Mississippi River

(a)

Authorization

Emancipation Hall in the Capitol Visitor Center is authorized to be used on March 21, 2013, for an event to celebrate the Mississippi River and its status as a vital resource of the United States and what it represents as a indelible component of the Nation’s environment, economy, cultural heritage, and history.

(b)

Preparations

Physical preparations for the event described in subsection (a) shall be carried out in accordance with such conditions as may be prescribed by the Architect of the Capitol.