H.R.4895 - Medgar and Myrlie Evers Home National Monument Act115th Congress (2017-2018)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Thompson, Bennie G. [D-MS-2] (Introduced 01/29/2018)|
|Committees:||House - Natural Resources | Senate - Energy and Natural Resources|
|Committee Reports:||S. Rept. 115-370; H. Rept. 115-632|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 11/15/2018 Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 657. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.4895 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (01/29/2018)
Medgar Evers National Monument Act
This bill establishes the Medgar Evers National Monument in Jackson, Mississippi, as a unit of the National Park System to preserve, protect, and interpret the home and history of the pivotal role of Medgar Evers in the civil rights movement.
The National Park Service shall enter into a cooperative agreement with Tougaloo College in Tougaloo, Mississippi, for interpretive and educational programming related to the monument.