H.R. 5930: Commission on the Social Status of Black Men and Boys Act

To establish the Commission on the Social Status of Black Men and Boys, to study and make recommendations to address social problems affecting Black men and boys.

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Jul 25, 2016


Referred to Committee on Jul 25, 2016

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on July 25, 2016, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Frederica Wilson

Representative for Florida's 24th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 25, 2016
Length: 12 pages


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Jul 25, 2016

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H.R. 5930 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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