S. 3419 (94th): A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to establish and operate a National Museum of Afro-American History and Culture at or near Wilberforce, Ohio.


May 12, 1976
94th Congress, 1975–1976

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on August 25, 1976 but was never passed by the House.


Robert Taft Jr.

Senator from Ohio


About the bill

Summary (CRS)

8/20/1976--Reported to Senate amended.(Reported to Senate from the Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs with amendment, S. Rept. 94-1153) Directs the Secretary of the Interior to prepare and transmit to ... Read more >

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May 12, 1976

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Aug 20, 1976
Reported by Committee

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Aug 25, 1976
Passed Senate

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3419”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
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H.R. 13164 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 9, 1976

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