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H.R. 4851: Kennedy-King National Commemorative Site Act

About the bill

Source: Republican Policy Committee

H.R. 4851 designates the Landmark for Peace Memorial as a National Commemorative Site, and makes it part of the African American Civil Rights Network, but it would not be a unit of the National Park System. It also authorizes the National Park Service (NPS) to enter into cooperative agreements for interpretation and education at the site, and authorizes a resource study to evaluate the national significance of the site and to determine the sustainability and feasibility of designating the site as a unit of the National Park System.

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Sponsor and status

André Carson

Sponsor. Representative for Indiana's 7th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Mar 23, 2018
Length: 2 pages
Introduced:

Jan 19, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Apr 4, 2018

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on April 4, 2018.

Law:

Pub.L. 115-163

History

Jan 19, 2018
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Feb 15, 2018
 
Considered by Federal Lands

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Mar 14, 2018
 
Ordered Reported

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Mar 19, 2018
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Mar 19, 2018
 
Reported by House Committee on Natural Resources

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Mar 22, 2018
 
Passed Senate with Changes (back to House)

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Mar 22, 2018
 
House Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

Apr 4, 2018
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 4851 is a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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