H.R. 12193 (93rd): American Folklife Preservation Act


Jan 22, 1974
93rd Congress, 1973–1974

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 22, 1974, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Frank Clark

Representative for Pennsylvania's 25th congressional district


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A bill to provide for the establishment of an American Folk Life Center in the Library of Congress, and for other purposes.

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Jan 22, 1974

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H.R. 14705 (identical)

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Last Action: May 8, 1974

H.R. 14525 (identical)

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Last Action: May 1, 1974

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