Senate Bill 2206
116th Congress(2019-2020)
A bill to express the sense of Congress regarding restoration and maintenance of the Mardasson Memorial in Bastogne, Belgium.
Introduced
Introduced
Introduced in Senate on Jul 23, 2019
Overview
Text
Introduced
Jul 23, 2019
Latest Action
Mar 4, 2020
Origin Chamber
Senate
Type
Bill
Bill
The primary form of legislative measure used to propose law. Depending on the chamber of origin, bills begin with a designation of either H.R. or S. Joint resolution is another form of legislative measure used to propose law.
Bill Number
2206
Congress
116
Policy Area
Public Lands and Natural Resources
Public Lands and Natural Resources
Primary focus of measure is natural areas (including wilderness); lands under government jurisdiction; land use practices and policies; parks, monuments, and historic sites; fisheries and marine resources; mining and minerals. Measures concerning energy supplies and production may fall under Energy policy area.
Sponsorship by Party
North Carolina
Arkansas
Arkansas
Illinois
Missouri
No Senate votes have been held for this bill.
Summary

This bill expresses support for an agreement between the American Battle Monument Commission and the Belgian government (1) under which the commission would use its expertise and presence in Europe to oversee the restoration of the Mardasson Memorial in Bastogne, Belgium; and (2) by which the commission assumes responsibility for the memorial, ensuring that it stands for decades to come, in honoring American service and sacrifice and inspiring future generations.

Text (1)
Actions (3)
03/04/2020
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks. Hearings held.
07/23/2019
Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
07/23/2019
Introduced in Senate
Public Record
Created
Jul 24, 2019 4:57:17 AM
Updated
Feb 1, 2021 10:22:41 PM