US SB389 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 2-0)
Status: Introduced on February 7 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-06-19 - Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks. Hearings held.
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

FIRST Act First Infantry Recognition of Sacrifice in Theater Act This bill authorizes the Society of the First Infantry Division to modify the First Division Monument located on federal land in Presidential Park, District of Columbia, to honor members of the First Infantry Division of the U.S. Army who died during U.S. operations, including Operation Desert Storm, Operation Iraqi Freedom, Operation New Dawn, and Operation Enduring Freedom. The First Infantry Division must provide the society with a list of names to be added to the monument. The Commemorative Works Act, which prohibits monuments to military units, shall not apply to this authorization. Federal funds may not be used to pay the society for the modification.

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Title

FIRST Act First Infantry Recognition of Sacrifice in Theater Act

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History

DateChamberAction
2019-06-19SenateCommittee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks. Hearings held.
2019-02-07SenateRead twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.

Same As/Similar To

HB1088 (Related) 2019-11-08 - Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 220.

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