H.CON.RES.160: Recognizing the opening of the Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture, the only national museum dedicated to documenting African American life, history, and culture.

About This Bill

  • Introduced Sept. 22, 2016
  • Latest Major Action Sept. 22, 2016

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Bill Cosponsors

121 (117 Democrats, 4 Republicans)

Bill Summary

Commends the leadership, staff, scholars, designers, construction workers, volunteers, charter members, and donors who worked tirelessly to realize the venerable dream of opening the National Museum of African American History and Culture of the Smithsonian Institution. Encourages all citizens and residents of, and visitors to, the United States to visit the museum when touring the nation's capital.

(Source: Library of Congress)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Sept. 22, 2016
Referred to the House Committee on House Administration.
Sept. 22, 2016

Introduced in the House by John Lewis (D-Ga.)

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