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S.2264: World War I Memorial Act of 2014
About this Bill
|This bill was introduced in the||113th Congress|
|This bill is primarily about||public lands and natural resources|
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|Sponsor||Claire McCaskill, D-Mo.|
|Total Cosponsors||2 (1 Democrat, 1 Republican)|
|Introduced||April 28, 2014|
|Latest Major Action||July 23, 2014|
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- Bill introduced in the Senate
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World War I Memorial Act of 2014 - Designates the Liberty Memorial of Kansas City at America's National World War I Museum in Kansas City, Missouri, as the National World War I Museum and Memorial.
Redesignates Pershing Park in the District of Columbia as the National World War I Memorial (Memorial).
Authorizes the World War I Centennial Commission (Commission) to plan, develop, and execute ceremonies to recognize the above designation and redesignation and to enhance the General Pershing Commemorative Work by constructing appropriate sculptural and other elements on the Memorial.
Amends the World War I Centennial Commission Act to: (1) allow for completion of construction at the Memorial after termination of the Commission, and (2) revise provisions concerning Commission members and pay rates. Prohibits any federal funds from being obligated or expended for the designation, establishment, or enhancement of a memorial or commemorative work by the Commission.
(Source: Congressional Research Service)
|July 23, 2014||Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Senate Subcommittee on National Parks. Hearings held. With printed Hearing: S.Hrg. 113-493.|
|April 28, 2014||Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.|