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H.R. 4915 (114th): Civil War Defenses of Washington National Historical Park Act

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.

Eleanor Norton

Sponsor. Delegate for the District of Columbia. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Apr 12, 2016
Length: 15 pages
Introduced:

Apr 12, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 12, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

History

Apr 12, 2016
 
Introduced

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H.R. 4915 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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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.

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