Summary: H.R.5212 — 106th Congress (1999-2000)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed House amended (10/04/2000)

Veterans' Oral History Project Act - Requires the Director of the American Folklife Center at the Library of Congress to establish an oral history program to: (1) collect video and audio recordings of personal histories and testimonials of American war veterans; (2) create a collection of such recordings to be available for public use; and (3) solicit and collect written materials relevant to personal histories of war veterans.

Establishes a gift account for the program in the Treasury.

Authorizes appropriations.