H.R. 2880: Martin Luther King, Jr. National Historical Park Act of 2016

To redesignate the Martin Luther King, Junior, National Historic Site in the State of Georgia, and for other purposes.

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Jun 24, 2015


Passed House on Feb 24, 2016

This bill passed in the House on February 24, 2016 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.


John Lewis

Representative for Georgia's 5th congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 6, 2016
Length: 4 pages


5% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)


Jun 24, 2015

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Feb 3, 2016
Reported by Committee

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Feb 24, 2016
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Sep 6, 2016
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Reported by Senate Committee.

Passed Senate

Signed by the President

H.R. 2880 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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