To direct the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a special resource study of the West Hunter Street Baptist Church in Atlanta, Georgia, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Georgia's 4th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Sep 16, 2014
Length: 4 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on September 15, 2014 but was never passed by the Senate.
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77 Cosponsors (74 Democrats, 3 Republicans)
What legislators are saying
“Congressman seeks to preserve historic civil rights church”
— Rep. Henry “Hank” Johnson [D-GA4] (Sponsor) on Apr 14, 2014
Feb 28, 2014
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jul 29, 2014
Considered by National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
Jul 30, 2014
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Sep 15, 2014
Passed House (Senate next)
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.
H.R. 4119 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 4119. This is the one from the 113th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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