Enacted — Signed by the President — Dec 19, 2014
Last Action: Signed by President.
Explanation: This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 19, 2014.
Feb 7, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on July 9, 2014 but was never passed by the House.
Junior Senator from Maryland
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Last Updated: Jul 10, 2014
Length: 13 pages
A bill to establish the Harriet Tubman National Historical Park in Auburn, New York, and the Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad National Historical Park in Caroline, Dorchester, and Talbot Counties, Maryland, and for other purposes.
7/9/2014--Passed Senate amended.Harriet Tubman National Historical Parks Act - Establishes in Caroline, Dorchester, and Talbot Counties, Maryland, the Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad National Historical Park as a unit of the ... Read more >
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Earlier Version — Reported by Committee
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 247 (112th).
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Reported by Committee
Last Action: Nov 10, 2011
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 13, 2013
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 247 — 113th Congress: Harriet Tubman National Historical Parks Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s247
“S. 247 — 113th Congress: Harriet Tubman National Historical Parks Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. October 9, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s247>
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