US SB959 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Introduced on March 28 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-03-28 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S2091-2092)
Pending: Senate Rules And Administration Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Smithsonian American Women's History Museum Act This bill establishes in the Smithsonian Institution a comprehensive women's history museum. Such museum shall be named by the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution. The bill establishes a council, that, among other things, shall make recommendations to the board on the planning, design, and construction of the museum. The board shall designate a site for the museum, with priority given to a site that is on or near the National Mall.

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Title

Smithsonian American Women's History Museum Act

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History

DateChamberAction
2019-03-28SenateRead twice and referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S2091-2092)

Same As/Similar To

HB1980 (Related) 2020-02-12 - Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

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