S. 225 (113th): Buffalo Soldiers in the National Parks Study Act

A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a study of alternatives for commemorating and interpreting the role of the Buffalo Soldiers in the early years of the National Parks, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Feb 4, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 16, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Dianne Feinstein

Senior Senator from California

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 27, 2013
Length: 6 pages

See Instead:

H.R. 520 (same title)
Passed House — Jun 17, 2013

History

Feb 4, 2013
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

May 16, 2013
 
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.

S. 225 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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