A bill to authorize the acquisition and protection of nationally significant battlefields and associated sites of the Revolutionary War and the War of 1812 under the American Battlefield Protection Program.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Virginia. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 9, 2013
Length: 5 pages
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on May 9, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“VICKSBURG MILITARY PARK & CIVIL WAR BATTLEFIELDS MEASURES ADVANCE”
— Sen. Thad Cochran [R-MS, 1979-2018] (Co-sponsor) on Dec 5, 2014
Apr 9, 2013
Companion Bill — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1033 (113th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on S. 916 (113th).
May 9, 2013
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jul 31, 2013
Considered by National Parks
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
S. 916 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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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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