S.Con.Res.21 - A concurrent resolution directing that the "Portrait Monument" carved in the likeness of Lucretia Mott, Susan B. Anthony, and Elizabeth Cady Stanton, now in the Crypt of the Capitol, be restored to its original state and be placed in the Capitol Rotunda.104th Congress (1995-1996)
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|Sponsor:||Sen. Stevens, Ted [R-AK] (Introduced 07/14/1995)|
|Committees:||House - House Oversight|
|Latest Action:||House - 09/29/1995 An objection was heard to the unanimous consent request to consider the measure. (All Actions)|
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Text: S.Con.Res.21 — 104th Congress (1995-1996)All Information (Except Text)
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Referred in House (09/27/1995)
[Congressional Bills 104th Congress] [From the U.S. Government Printing Office] [S. Con. Res. 21 Referred in House (RFH)] 1st Session S. CON. RES. 21 _______________________________________________________________________ IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES September 27, 1995 Referred to the Committee on House Oversight _______________________________________________________________________ CONCURRENT RESOLUTION Whereas in 1995, women of America are celebrating the 75th anniversary of their right to participate in our government through suffrage; Whereas Lucretia Mott, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, and Susan B. Anthony were pioneers in the movement for women suffrage and the pursuit of equal rights; and Whereas, the relocation of the ``Portrait Monument'' to a place of prominence and esteem in the Capitol Rotunda would serve to honor and revere the contribution of thousands of women: Now, therefore, be it Resolved by the Senate (the House of Representatives concurring), That the Architect of the Capitol shall-- (1) restore the ``Portrait Monument'' to its original state and place it in the Rotunda of the United States Capitol; and (2) make all necessary arrangements for the rededication ceremony of such statue in the Capitol Rotunda and procession connected therewith, in cooperation with the 75th Anniversary of Woman Suffrage Task Force. Sec. 2. The Rotunda of the Capitol is authorized to be used from 7 o'clock ante meridiem until 4 o'clock post meridiem on August 26, 1995, for such ceremony. Passed the Senate July 17 (legislative day, July 10), 1995. Attest: KELLY D. JOHNSTON, Secretary.