H.R.5717 - Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute Enhancement Act111th Congress (2009-2010)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Becerra, Xavier [D-CA-31] (Introduced 07/13/2010)|
|Committees:||House - House Administration; Transportation and Infrastructure | Senate - Rules and Administration|
|Committee Reports:||House Report 111-612,Part 1; House Report 111-612,Part 2|
|Latest Action:||09/29/2010 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration. (All Actions)|
This bill has the status Passed House
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Summary: H.R.5717 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Passed House amended (09/28/2010)
Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute Enhancement Act - Authorizes the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution to construct a facility for the purpose of conducting research and educational programs on National Zoological Park property in Front Royal, Virginia.
Authorizes the Board of Regents to enter into agreements to provide (at no cost to the Smithsonian Institution) housing and other services to participants in such programs.
Authorizes the Board of Regents to construct animal holding and related program facilities on such property to be funded from non-federal sources.