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S. 1582: Frederick Douglass Bicentennial Commission Act

A bill to establish the Frederick Douglass Bicentennial Commission.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Chris Van Hollen Jr.

Sponsor. Junior Senator for Maryland. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jul 19, 2017
Length: 10 pages
Introduced:

Jul 19, 2017

Status:

Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted, so there will not likely be further activity on this bill.

This bill was enacted as:

H.R. 2989: Frederick Douglass Bicentennial Commission Act
Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 2, 2017. (compare text)
Prognosis:

13% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Jul 19, 2017
 
Introduced

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S. 1582 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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