S.62 - January 8th National Memorial Act115th Congress (2017-2018) |
|Sponsor:||Sen. Flake, Jeff [R-AZ] (Introduced 01/09/2017)|
|Committees:||Senate - Energy and Natural Resources|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 01/09/2017 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.62 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (01/09/2017)
January 8th National Memorial Act
This bill directs the Department of the Interior to establish the January 8th National Memorial in Tucson, Arizona, as an affiliated area of the National Park System in commemoration of the shooting of Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords and 18 others in Tuscon on January 8, 2011.
The memorial shall not be established until Interior certifies that Tucson's January 8th Memorial Foundation, which shall be the management entity for the memorial, has established a trust fund to receive donations and provide for the construction, operation, maintenance, and management of the memorial.
Interior shall develop a general management plan for the memorial.