S. 1044 (113th): World War II Memorial Prayer Act of 2013


May 23, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015


Enacted — Signed by the President on Jun 30, 2014

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on June 30, 2014.


Pub.L. 113-123


Robert “Rob” Portman

Junior Senator from Ohio



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Last Updated: Jun 5, 2014
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to direct the Secretary of the Interior to install in the area of the World War II Memorial in the District of Columbia a suitable plaque or an inscription with the words that President Franklin D. Roosevelt prayed with the United States on D-Day, June 6, 1944.

Summary (CRS)

6/30/2014--Public Law.World War II Memorial Prayer Act of 2013 - Directs the Secretary of the Interior to install at the World War II memorial in the District of Columbia a ... Read more >


May 23, 2013

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Nov 21, 2013
Reported by Committee

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Jun 5, 2014
Passed Senate

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Jun 23, 2014
Passed House

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Jun 30, 2014
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1044”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


2 cosponsors (1R, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass
Jun 23, 2014 6:57 p.m.
Passed 370/12

Related Bills

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S. 3078 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 10, 2012

H.R. 2175 (identical)

Reported by Committee
Last Action: May 29, 2014

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