About the bill
- Summary (CRS)
7/22/1977--Introduced.Requires that all objects of antiquity be preserved in a public museum in the county within which they are found. Includes meteorites within the term "objects of antiquity" for purposes ...
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The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Jul 22, 1977
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 8491”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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