House Bill 1931
117th Congress(2021-2022)
Japanese American Confinement Education Act
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Passed House on Mar 15, 2022
Overview
Text
Introduced
Mar 16, 2021
Latest Action
May 11, 2022
Origin Chamber
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Type
Bill
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Bill Number
1931
Congress
117
Policy Area
Civil Rights and Liberties, Minority Issues
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House Votes (1)
Senate Votes (0)
Passed
March 15, 2022
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: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote.
Summary

Japanese American Confinement Education Act

This bill establishes a museum program on the historical importance of Japanese American confinement during World War II and permanently reauthorizes the Japanese American Confinement Sites preservation program.

The bill directs the Department of the Interior to establish a program of grants to a Japanese American museum to educate individuals in the United States on the historical importance of such confinement and the commitment of the United States to equal justice.

Text (4)
March 16, 2022
March 15, 2022
March 15, 2022
March 16, 2021
Actions (17)
05/11/2022
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks. Hearings held.
03/16/2022
Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
03/15/2022
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
03/15/2022
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H3723-3724)
03/15/2022
Passed/agreed to in House: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote.
03/15/2022
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 1931.
03/15/2022
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H3723-3725)
03/15/2022
Mr. Grijalva moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
03/15/2022
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 199.
03/15/2022
Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Natural Resources. H. Rept. 117-271.
11/17/2021
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
11/17/2021
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
11/17/2021
Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands Discharged.
05/27/2021
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
05/17/2021
Referred to the Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands.
03/16/2021
Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.
03/16/2021
Introduced in House
Public Record
Record Created
Mar 17, 2021 7:12:22 AM
Record Updated
May 17, 2022 2:26:23 AM