To direct the Smithsonian Institution and the American Folklife Center at the Library of Congress to jointly carry out the COVID-19 Pandemic Memorial Quilt Project to honor and remember Americans who have lost their lives to the COVID-19 Pandemic, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Indiana's 7th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jun 11, 2020
Length: 8 pages
Jun 11, 2020
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May 7, 2021
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3019.
H.R. 7161 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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