H.R. 5924 (98th): Cultural Property Repose Act of 1984


Jun 25, 1984
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 25, 1984, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Gillis Long

Representative for Louisiana's 8th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title 28 of the United States Code to set up a regime of repose for certain archeological and ethnological material and cultural property.

Summary (CRS)

6/25/1984--Introduced.Cultural Property Repose Act of 1984 - Prohibits a foreign state from bringing an action in any U.S. or State court to recover possession of or obtain damages related to ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 25, 1984

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5924”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


11 cosponsors (11D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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