H.R. 4915: Civil War Defenses of Washington National Historical Park Act

Introduced:

Apr 12, 2016

Status:

Referred to Committee on Apr 12, 2016

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on April 12, 2016, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Eleanor Norton

Delegate for District of Columbia At Large

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 12, 2016
Length: 15 pages

Prognosis:

2% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

To designate the Civil War Defenses of Washington National Historical Park comprised of certain National Park System lands, and by affiliation and cooperative agreements other historically significant resources, located in the District of Columbia, Virginia, and Maryland, that were part of the Civil War defenses of Washington and related to the Shenandoah Valley Campaign of 1864, to study ways in which the Civil War history of both the North and South can be assembled, arrayed, and conveyed for the benefit of the public, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Apr 12, 2016
 
Introduced

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Reported by Committee

 
Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

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