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H.R. 4895: Medgar and Myrlie Evers Home National Monument Act

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To establish the Medgar Evers Home National Monument in the State of Mississippi, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Bennie Thompson

Sponsor. Representative for Mississippi's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Nov 15, 2018
Length: 10 pages
Introduced:

Jan 29, 2018

Status:

Passed House (Senate next) on May 15, 2018

This bill passed in the House on May 15, 2018 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Prognosis:

49% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform: SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 4895 will add $1 million in new spending through 2022.

History

Jan 29, 2018
 
Introduced

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Feb 6, 2018
 
Considered by Federal Lands

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Feb 14, 2018
 
Ordered Reported

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Apr 11, 2018
 
Reported by House Committee on Natural Resources

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May 15, 2018
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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Aug 15, 2018
 
Considered by National Parks

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Nov 15, 2018
 
Reported by Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources

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Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 4895 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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