H.R.3660 - No Federal Funding for Confederate Symbols Act115th Congress (2017-2018)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Espaillat, Adriano [D-NY-13] (Introduced 08/18/2017)|
|Committees:||House - Armed Services; Transportation; Natural Resources|
|Latest Action:||House - 10/17/2017 Referred to the Subcommittee on Readiness. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.3660 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (08/18/2017)
No Federal Funding for Confederate Symbols Act
This bill prohibits federal funds from being used for the creation, maintenance, or display of any Confederate symbol on federal public land, including any highway, park, subway, federal building, military installation, street, or other federal property.
An exception to such prohibition is provided: (1) if the use of such funds is necessary to allow for the removal of the Confederate symbol to address public safety; or (2) in the case of a Confederate symbol created, maintained, or displayed in a museum or educational exhibit.
The Department of Defense shall redesignate the following military installations with such designation as it determines appropriate:
- Fort Rucker, Alabama,
- Fort Benning, Georgia,
- Fort Gordon, Georgia,
- Camp Beauregard, Louisiana,
- Fort Polk, Louisiana,
- Fort Bragg, North Carolina,
- Fort Hood, Texas,
- Fort A.P. Hill, Virginia,
- Fort Lee, Virginia, and
- Fort Pickett, Virginia.