Text: H.R.562 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Bill Information (Except Text)

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Public Law No: 109-340 (10/13/2006)




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Public Law 109-340
109th Congress

                                 An Act


 
   To authorize the Government of Ukraine to establish a memorial on 
  Federal land in the District of Columbia to honor the victims of the 
 manmade famine that occurred in Ukraine in 1932-1933. <<NOTE: Oct. 13, 
                          2006 -  [H.R. 562]>> 

    Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the 
United States of America in Congress assembled,
SECTION 1. <<NOTE: 40 USC 8903 note.>> AUTHORITY TO ESTABLISH 
                              MEMORIAL.

    (a) In General.--The Government of Ukraine is authorized to 
establish a memorial on Federal land in the District of Columbia to 
honor the victims of the Ukrainian famine-genocide of 1932-1933.
    (b) Compliance With Standards for Commemorative Works.--The 
establishment of the memorial shall be in accordance with chapter 89 of 
title 40, United States Code (commonly known as the ``Commemorative 
Works Act''), except that sections 8902(a)(1), 8906(b)(1), 8908(b)(2), 
and 8909(b) shall not apply with respect to the memorial.
SEC. 2. <<NOTE: 40 USC 8903 note.>> LIMITATION ON PAYMENT OF 
                    EXPENSES.

    The United States Government shall not pay any expense for the 
establishment of the memorial or its maintenance.

    Approved October 13, 2006.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY--H.R. 562:
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SENATE REPORTS: No. 109-244 (Comm. on Energy and Natural Resources).
CONGRESSIONAL RECORD:
                                                        Vol. 151 (2005):
                                    Nov. 16, considered and passed 
                                        House.
                                                        Vol. 152 (2006):
                                    Sept. 29, considered and passed 
                                        Senate.

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