To direct the Chief of Engineers to transfer an archaeological collection, commonly referred to as the Kennewick Man or the Ancient One, to the Washington State Department of Archeology and Historic Preservation.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Washington's 10th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Nov 30, 2015
Length: 3 pages
114th Congress, 2015–2017
This bill was introduced on November 30, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Legislation Returning Kennewick Man to Tribes Approved by House”
— Rep. Dan Newhouse [R-WA4] (Co-sponsor) on Sep 28, 2016
Nov 30, 2015
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
H.R. 4131 (114th) 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 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
How to cite this information.
We recommend the following MLA-formatted citation when using the information you see here in academic work:
GovTrack.us. (2019). H.R. 4131 — 114th Congress: Bring the Ancient One Home Act of 2015. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr4131
“H.R. 4131 — 114th Congress: Bring the Ancient One Home Act of 2015.” www.GovTrack.us. 2015. October 23, 2019 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr4131>
Bring the Ancient One Home Act of 2015, H.R. 4131, 114th Cong..
|title=H.R. 4131 (114th)
|accessdate=October 23, 2019
|author=114th Congress (2015)
|date=November 30, 2015
|quote=Bring the Ancient One Home Act of 2015
Where is this information from?
GovTrack automatically collects legislative information from a variety of governmental and non-governmental sources. This page is sourced primarily from Congress.gov, the official portal of the United States Congress. Congress.gov is generally updated one day after events occur, and so legislative activity shown here may be one day behind. Data via the congress project.