H.R.1980 - Smithsonian Women's History Museum Act116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Maloney, Carolyn B. [D-NY-12] (Introduced 03/28/2019)|
|Committees:||House - House Administration; Natural Resources; Transportation and Infrastructure|
|Committee Meetings:||11/12/19 6:00PM|
|Committee Reports:||H. Rept. 116-286|
|Latest Action:||House - 11/13/2019 Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 230. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.1980 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (03/28/2019)
Smithsonian Women's History Museum Act
This bill establishes in the Smithsonian Institution a comprehensive women's history museum.
Such museum shall be named by the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution.
The bill establishes a council, that, among other things, shall make recommendations to the board on the planning, design, and construction of the museum.
The board shall designate a site for the museum, with priority given to a site that is on or near the National Mall.