House Bill 1703
117th Congress(2021-2022)
National Children's Museum Act
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Passed House on Jun 15, 2021
Overview
Text
Introduced
Mar 9, 2021
Latest Action
Jun 16, 2021
Origin Chamber
House
Type
Bill
Bill
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Bill Number
1703
Congress
117
Policy Area
Government Operations and Politics
Government Operations and Politics
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Sponsorship by Party
Passed
June 15, 2021
Type
Voice Vote
Voice Vote
A vote in which the presiding officer states the question, then asks those in favor and against to say "Yea" or "Nay," respectively, and announces the result according to his or her judgment. The names or numbers of senators voting on each side are not recorded.
Passed/agreed to in House: Pursuant to section 8 of H. Res. 473, and the motion offered by Mr. McGovern, the following bills passed under suspension of the rules: H.R. 293; H.R. 587; H.R. 610, as amended; H.R. 1144, as amended; H.R. 1703, as amended; H.R. 1921; H.R. 2008; H.R. 2332, as amended; H.R. 2545; and H.R. 3642, as amended.
Summary

National Children's Museum Act

This bill requires the General Services Administration (GSA) to cover the rent of the National Children's Museum for the duration of the museum's current building lease, including renewals. The GSA must use specified funds for such expenses.

Text (3)
June 15, 2021
May 12, 2021
March 9, 2021
Actions (17)
06/16/2021
Received in the Senate.
06/15/2021
Pursuant to section 8 of H. Res. 473, and the motion offered by Mr. McGovern, the following bills passed under suspension of the rules: H.R. 293; H.R. 587; H.R. 610, as amended; H.R. 1144, as amended; H.R. 1703, as amended; H.R. 1921; H.R. 2008; H.R. 2332, as amended; H.R. 2545; and H.R. 3642, as amended. (consideration: CR H2792-2799; text: CR H2796-2797)
06/15/2021
Passed/agreed to in House: Pursuant to section 8 of H. Res. 473, and the motion offered by Mr. McGovern, the following bills passed under suspension of the rules: H.R. 293; H.R. 587; H.R. 610, as amended; H.R. 1144, as amended; H.R. 1703, as amended; H.R. 1921; H.R. 2008; H.R. 2332, as amended; H.R. 2545; and H.R. 3642, as amended.
06/15/2021
Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 473, proceedings on H.R. 1703 are considered vacated.
06/15/2021
At the conclusion of debate, a recorded vote was demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
06/15/2021
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 1703.
06/15/2021
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H2758-2759; text: CR H2758)
06/15/2021
Ms. Norton moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
05/12/2021
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 17.
05/12/2021
Reported by the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure. H. Rept. 117-32.
03/24/2021
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
03/24/2021
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
03/24/2021
Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management Discharged.
03/10/2021
Referred to the Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management.
03/09/2021
Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.
03/09/2021
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E216)
03/09/2021
Introduced in House
Public Record
Record Created
Mar 10, 2021 8:12:13 AM
Record Updated
Jul 13, 2021 6:41:24 PM