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H.R. 3349 (116th): Republic of Texas Legation Memorial Act

To authorize the Daughters of the Republic of Texas to establish the Republic of Texas Legation Memorial as a commemorative work in the District of Columbia, and for other purposes.

Sponsor and status

Lloyd Doggett

Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 35th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Dec 5, 2020
Length: 2 pages
Jun 19, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 22, 2020

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 22, 2020.

Pub.L. 116-248

11 Cosponsors (6 Democrats, 5 Republicans)


Position statements

What legislators are saying

Independent Yet Interconnected: Texas - U.S. History Spotlighted as Senate Passes Doggett Texas Legation Bill
    — Rep. Lloyd Doggett [D-TX37] (Sponsor) on Dec 3, 2020

My Votes – Week of September 21st
    — Rep. Cathy Anne McMorris Rodgers [R-WA5] on Sep 25, 2020

Natural Resources Committee Advances Legislation to Fund Water Infrastructure, Bolster Drought Protections for Communities Impacted by Climate Change
    — Rep. Raúl Grijalva [D-AZ7] on Mar 11, 2020

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute estimates new spending due to H.R. 3349 will be negligible.

Incorporated legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

S. 4744: Republic of Texas Legation Memorial Act

Introduced on Sep 29, 2020. 100% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 5068: Women Who Worked on the Home Front World War II Memorial Act

Passed House (Senate next) on Oct 1, 2020. 85% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 473: To authorize the Every Word We Utter Monument to establish a commemorative work in the District of Columbia and its environs, and for other purposes.

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 17, 2020. 87% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 3465: Fallen Journalists Memorial Act

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 23, 2020. 88% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 3474: Women Who Worked on the Home Front World War II Memorial Act

Introduced on Mar 12, 2020. 79% incorporated. (compare text)


Jun 19, 2019

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

Dec 4, 2019
Considered by National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands

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

Mar 11, 2020
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

May 27, 2020
Reported by House Committee on Natural Resources

A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.

Sep 18, 2020
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Preprint (Suspension).

Sep 21, 2020
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 2, 2020
Passed Senate

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 by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 22, 2020
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 3349 (116th) 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 3349. This is the one from the 116th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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