S. 1649 (94th): A bill to amend the Act of March 4, 1927, to authorize the Secretary of Agriculture to accept and administer on behalf of the United States gifts or devises of real and personal property for the benefit of the National Arboretum.


May 6, 1975
94th Congress, 1975–1976


Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 13, 1975

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on November 13, 1975.


Pub.L. 94-129


Robert Dole

Senator from Kansas



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Last Updated: Nov 13, 1975

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May 6, 1975

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Jul 23, 1975
Reported by Committee

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Jul 25, 1975
Passed Senate

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Nov 4, 1975
Passed House

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Nov 13, 1975
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

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