S. 2548: 400 Years of African-American History Commission Act

A bill to establish the 400 Years of African-American History Commission, and for other purposes.

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Feb 11, 2016


Reported by Committee on Jul 13, 2016

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on July 13, 2016.


Timothy Kaine

Junior Senator from Virginia



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Last Updated: Sep 13, 2016
Length: 16 pages


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Feb 11, 2016

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Jul 13, 2016
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S. 2548 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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