To provide for the issuance of a commemorative postage stamp in honor of Ebenezer D. Bassett, the first African-American diplomat.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Connecticut's 3rd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jun 29, 2017
Length: 2 pages
Jun 29, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on June 29, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Nov 13, 2014
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5702 (113th).
Jun 29, 2017
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H.R. 3125 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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