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H.R. 6287 (115th): 9/11 Memorial Act

To provide competitive grants for the operation, security, and maintenance of certain memorials to victims of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001.

Sponsor and status

Tom MacArthur

Sponsor. Representative for New Jersey's 3rd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Dec 22, 2018
Length: 3 pages
Introduced
Jun 28, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jan 3, 2019

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on January 3, 2019.

Law
Pub.L. 115-413
Source

Position statements

What legislators are saying

Rep. Nadler Statement in Support of H.R. 6287, the 9/11 Memorial Act
    — Rep. Jerrold Nadler [D-NY10] (Co-sponsor) on Sep 12, 2018

On the House Floor This Week - 9/12/18
    — Rep. John Delaney [D-MD6, 2013-2018] on Sep 12, 2018

The Week Ahead - scheduled votes, committee action and other important notes for the week of September 10, 2018
    — Rep. David Young [R-IA3, 2015-2018] on Sep 10, 2018

More statements at ProPublica Represent...

What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 6287 will add $100 million in new spending through 2023.

Incorporated legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

S. 3167: 9/11 Memorial Act

Introduced on Jun 28, 2018. 95% incorporated. (compare text)

History

Jun 28, 2018
 
Introduced

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Sep 5, 2018
 
Ordered Reported

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Sep 10, 2018
 
Reported by House Committee on Natural Resources

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Sep 12, 2018
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 20, 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.

Dec 20, 2018
 
On House Schedule

The House indicated that this bill would be considered in the week ahead.

Dec 21, 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.

Jan 3, 2019
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 6287 (115th) was 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.

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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