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Short Titles as Introduced

National Museum of Asian Pacific American History and Culture Act

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Official Title as Introduced

To establish within the Smithsonian Institution the National Museum of Asian Pacific American History and Culture, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
12/18/2015Introduced in House

All Actions (7)

Date All Actions
01/04/2016Referred to the Subcommittee on Federal Lands.
Action By: Committee on Natural Resources
12/21/2015Referred to the Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings and Emergency Management.
Action By: Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
12/18/2015Referred to the Committee on House Administration, and in addition to the Committees on Transportation and Infrastructure, and Natural Resources, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
12/18/2015Referred to the Committee on House Administration, and in addition to the Committees on Transportation and Infrastructure, and Natural Resources, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
12/18/2015Referred to the Committee on House Administration, and in addition to the Committees on Transportation and Infrastructure, and Natural Resources, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
12/18/2015Referred to the Committee on House Administration, and in addition to the Committees on Transportation and Infrastructure, and Natural Resources, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
12/18/2015Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (6)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Bordallo, Madeleine Z. [D-GU-At Large]* 12/18/2015
Rep. Green, Al [D-TX-9]* 12/18/2015
Rep. Honda, Michael M. [D-CA-17]* 12/18/2015
Rep. Chu, Judy [D-CA-27]* 12/18/2015
Rep. Lieu, Ted [D-CA-33]* 12/18/2015
Rep. Duckworth, Tammy [D-IL-8] 05/19/2016

Committees (3)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Related Documents
Committee on House Administration12/18/2015 Referred to
House Transportation and Infrastructure12/18/2015 Referred to
House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings and Emergency Management12/21/2015 Referred to
House Natural Resources12/18/2015 Referred to
House Natural Resources Subcommittee on Federal Lands01/04/2016 Referred to

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Introduced in House (12/18/2015)

National Museum of Asian Pacific American History and Culture Act

This bill establishes a National Museum of Asian Pacific American History and Culture within the Smithsonian Institution to provide for the collection, study, and establishment of programs related to Asian Pacific American life, art, history, and culture.

The bill also establishes a National Museum of Asian Pacific American History and Culture Council to: (1) make recommendations to the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution concerning construction of the Museum, and (2) advise and assist the Board on all matters related to the Museum's administration and preservation.

The Institute of Museum and Library Services shall establish: (1) a grant program for improving operations, care of collections, and development of professional management at Asian Pacific American museums; (2) a grant program that provides internship and fellowship opportunities at such museums; and (3) a scholarship program for assisting individuals who are pursuing careers or carrying out studies in the arts, humanities, and sciences in the study of Asian Pacific American life, art, history, and culture.

The Board shall designate a site for the Museum within 12 months of this Act's enactment.