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


The text of the bill below is as of Mar 31, 2014 (Reported by Senate Committee).


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Calendar No. 339

113th CONGRESS

2d Session

S. 1044

[Report No. 113–141]

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

May 23, 2013

(for himself, Ms. Landrieu, and Mr. Blunt) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources

March 31, 2014

Reported by , without amendment

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.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the World War II Memorial Prayer Act of 2013 .

2.

Placement of plaque or inscription at world war II memorial

The Secretary of the Interior

(1)

shall 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 June 6, 1944, the morning of D-Day;

(2)

shall design, procure, prepare, and install the plaque or inscription referred to in paragraph (1); and

(3)

may not use Federal funds to prepare or install the plaque or inscription referred to in paragraph (1), but may accept and expend private contributions for this purpose.

3.

Commemorative Works Act

Chapter 89 of title 40, United States Code (commonly known as the Commemorative Works Act ), shall apply to the design and placement of the plaque within the area of the World War II Memorial.

March 31, 2014

Reported without amendment