House Bill 3525
117th Congress(2021-2022)
Commission To Study the Potential Creation of a National Museum of Asian Pacific American History and Culture Act
Became Law
Became Law
Became Public Law 117-140 on Jun 13, 2022
Overview
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Introduced
May 25, 2021
Latest Action
Jun 13, 2022
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Bill Number
3525
Congress
117
Policy Area
Arts, Culture, Religion
Arts, Culture, Religion
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House Votes (1)
Senate Votes (1)
Passed
April 26, 2022
Type
Voice Vote
Voice Vote
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Passed/agreed to in House: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote.(text: CR H4479-4480)
Summary

Commission to Study the Potential Creation of a National Museum of Asian Pacific American History and Culture Act

This bill establishes a Commission to Study the Potential Creation of a National Museum of Asian Pacific American History and Culture.

The commission must (1) report recommendations for a plan of action for the establishment and maintenance of a National Museum of Asian Pacific American History and Culture in the District of Columbia; (2) develop a fundraising plan to support the establishment, operation, and maintenance of the museum through public contributions; (3) obtain an independent review of this fundraising plan, including an analysis of the resources necessary to fund the construction of the museum and its operations and maintenance in perpetuity without reliance on federal funds; and (4) submit a legislative plan of action to establish and construct the museum.

The commission may convene a national conference relating to the museum.

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Public Record
Record Created
May 26, 2021 7:12:17 AM
Record Updated
Jun 30, 2022 4:00:18 PM