H.R. 5643 (95th): Convention on Cultural Property Implementation Act

Introduced:

Mar 28, 1977
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on October 17, 1977 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Abner Mikva

Representative for Illinois's 10th congressional district

Democrat

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to implement the United Nations Convention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export, and Transfer of Ownership Cultural Property.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Mar 28, 1977
 
Introduced

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Oct 17, 1977
 
Passed House

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Details

Cosponsors
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Committee Assignments

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Votes

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Related Bills

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H.R. 3403 (96th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 3, 1979

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