S. 1044: World War II Memorial Prayer Act of 2013

Introduced:
May 23, 2013
Status:
Reported by Committee
Prognosis
14% chance of being enacted
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Sponsor
Robert “Rob” Portman
Junior Senator from Ohio
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
May 23, 2013
Length
2 pages
Related Bills
S. 3078 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 10, 2012

H.R. 2175 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 23, 2013

 
Status

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on November 21, 2013.

Progress
Introduced May 23, 2013
Referred to Committee May 23, 2013
Reported by Committee Nov 21, 2013
Passed Senate ...
Passed House ...
Signed by the President ...
Prognosis

14% chance of being enacted.

Only about 23% of bills that made it past committee in 2011–2013 were enacted. [show factors | methodology]

 
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.

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Cosponsors
2 cosponsors (1D, 1R) (show)
Committees

Senate Energy and Natural Resources

National Parks

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3/31/2014--Reported to Senate without amendment.
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 suitable plaque or an inscription with the words that President Franklin D. Roosevelt prayed with the United States on June 6, 1944, the morning of D-Day.
Bars the use of federal funds for the preparation or installation of the plaque or inscription, but permits the acceptance and expenditure of private contributions for such purpose.
Makes the Commemorative Works Act applicable to the design and placement of the plaque within the area of the World War II Memorial.

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