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S. 70: Medgar and Myrlie Evers Home National Monument Act

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A bill to establish the Medgar and Myrlie Evers Home National Monument in the State of Mississippi, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Roger Wicker

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Mississippi. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jan 9, 2019
Length: 5 pages
Jan 9, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)

Introduced on Jan 9, 2019

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on January 9, 2019. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

2% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

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What legislators are saying

Murphy, bipartisan group of senators introduce legislation in recognition of nato 70th anniversary
    — Sen. Christopher Murphy [D-CT] on Mar 28, 2019

Lawmakers Introduce Bipartisan, Bicameral Legislation to Ensure Congressional Support for NATO
    — Rep. Ruben Gallego [D-AZ7] on Feb 4, 2019

Hoyer Floor Remarks on the House Resolution to Remove the Deadline to Ratify the ERA
    — Rep. Steny Hoyer [D-MD5] on Feb 13, 2020

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Jan 9, 2019

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S. 70 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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