H.R.3252 - To provide for the establishment of the Margaret Walker Alexander National African-American Research Center.101st Congress (1989-1990)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Parker, Mike [D-MS-4] (Introduced 09/12/1989)|
|Committees:||House - Education and Labor|
|Latest Action:||11/13/1989 Referred to the Subcommittee on Postsecondary Education. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.3252 — 101st Congress (1989-1990)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (09/12/1989)
Directs the Secretary of Education to make a grant to Jackson State University in Jackson, Mississippi, to establish the Margaret Walker Alexander National African-American Research Center on its campus in recognition of, and to commemorate, the literary contributions of Margaret Walker Alexander.
Requires the application for the grant to contain provisions to ensure that the Center will serve as a national center for the study, research, and teaching of African-American literature and history and as a repository for papers and memorabilia relating to the lives of individuals noted for their work in African-American literature and history.
Authorizes appropriations for FY 1990.