About the bill
- Full Title
To direct the Secretary of the Interior to study the suitability and feasibility of designating the Prison Ship Martyrs' Monument in Fort Greene Park, in the New York City borough of Brooklyn, as a unit of the National Park System.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
10 cosponsors (8D, 2R) (show)(joined Apr 11, 2013)(joined Apr 11, 2013)(joined Oct 11, 2013)(joined Oct 11, 2013)(joined Oct 11, 2013)(joined Oct 11, 2013)(joined Oct 30, 2013)(joined Oct 30, 2013)(joined Nov 18, 2013)(joined Nov 18, 2013)
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Subject Areas
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 1501 — 113th Congress: Prison Ship Martyrs’ Monument Preservation Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1501
“H.R. 1501 — 113th Congress: Prison Ship Martyrs’ Monument Preservation Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. May 31, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1501>
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