HR 1420

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 1420

To establish a commission to commemorate the sesquicentennial of the American Civil War.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

April 7, 2011

Mr. JACKSON of Illinois (for himself and Ms. MOORE) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform


A BILL

To establish a commission to commemorate the sesquicentennial of the American Civil War.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. FINDINGS AND PURPOSE.

SEC. 3. CIVIL WAR SESQUICENTENNIAL COMMEMORATION COMMISSION.

SEC. 4. COMPOSITION OF THE COMMISSION.

SEC. 5. GENERAL PROVISIONS.

SEC. 6. DUTIES OF THE COMMISSION.

SEC. 7. GRANT PROGRAM.

SEC. 8. POWERS OF THE COMMISSION.

SEC. 9. PERSONNEL MATTERS.

SEC. 10. AUTHORIZATION OF APPROPRIATIONS.

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