H.R.4948 - A bill to direct the American Battle Monuments Commission to restore, operate, and maintain the Pacific War Memorial and other historical and memorial sites on Corregidor in the Republic of the Philippines.100th Congress (1987-1988)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Montgomery, G. V. (Sonny) [D-MS-3] (Introduced 06/29/1988)|
|Committees:||House - Veterans' Affairs | Senate - Energy and Natural Resources|
|Committee Reports:||H.Rept 100-936|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 09/23/1988 Referred to Subcommittee on Public Lands, National Parks. (All Actions)|
This bill has the status Passed House
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Summary: H.R.4948 — 100th Congress (1987-1988)All Information (Except Text)
(Measure passed House, amended)
Passed House amended (09/20/1988)
Directs the American Battle Monuments Commission to restore, operate, and maintain the Pacific War Memorial and other historical and memorial sites on Corregidor in the Republic of the Philippines. Specifies that the Commission may do so only after an agreement has been entered into between the United States and the Republic of the Philippines.
Requires the Commission to carry out the purposes of this Act with private funds except to the extent funds are appropriated pursuant to authorizations under this Act. Authorizes the Commission to solicit private contributions. Establishes a fund in the Treasury for the deposit of such contributions. Authorizes appropriations.