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H.R. 1340: Quindaro Townsite National Commemorative Site Act

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To designate the Quindaro Townsite in Kansas City, Kansas, as a National Commemorative Site.

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Sponsor and status

Sharice Davids

Sponsor. Representative for Kansas's 3rd congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Feb 25, 2019
Length: 3 pages
Feb 25, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)

Introduced on Feb 25, 2019

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on February 25, 2019. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

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What legislators are saying

Davids Marks First Year in Office with Focus on Community Engagement, Constituent Services, Bipartisan Legislating
    — Rep. Sharice Davids [D-KS3] (Sponsor) on Jan 13, 2020

Rep. Sharice Davids’ legislation to designate the Quindaro Townsite in Kansas City, Kansas as a National Commemorative Site passes the House
    — Rep. Sharice Davids [D-KS3] (Sponsor) on Feb 26, 2019

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What stakeholders are saying

QUINDARO RUINS / Underground Railroad- Exercise 2019 QUINDARO TOWNSITE as, a new NATIONAL COMMEMORATIVE SITE Thank you to our new Congresswoman The Honorable Sharice Davids, Rep. Estes and Rep. Watkins and our U.S. Senator The Honorable Pat Roberts and The Honorable Senator Moran- to each of Kansas congressional ...


Feb 25, 2019

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