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Titles (4)

Short Titles

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Passed House

National Museum of the American Latino Act

Short Title(s) as Introduced

National Museum of the American Latino Act

Short Titles - Senate

Short Title(s) as Reported to Senate

National Museum of the American Latino Act

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To establish within the Smithsonian Institution the National Museum of the American Latino, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (3)

Date Actions Overview
12/03/2020Committee on Rules and Administration. Reported by Senator Blunt without amendment. Without written report.
07/27/2020Passed/agreed to in House: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote.(text: CR H3864-3866)
04/30/2019Introduced in House

All Actions (16)

Date Chamber All Actions
12/03/2020SenatePlaced on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 600.
12/03/2020SenateCommittee on Rules and Administration. Reported by Senator Blunt without amendment. Without written report.
12/03/2020SenateCommittee on Rules and Administration. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
07/29/2020SenateReceived in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
07/27/2020-10:52amHouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
07/27/2020-10:52amHouseOn motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H3864-3866)
07/27/2020-10:03amHouseDEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 2420.
07/27/2020-10:03amHouseConsidered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H3864-3872)
07/27/2020-10:03amHouseMr. Aguilar moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
10/17/2019HouseSubcommittee Hearings Held.
Action By: House Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
05/08/2019HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands.
Action By: Committee on Natural Resources
05/01/2019HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management.
Action By: Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
04/30/2019HouseReferred to the Committee on House Administration, and in addition to the Committees on Natural Resources, and Transportation and Infrastructure, 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.
04/30/2019HouseReferred to the Committee on House Administration, and in addition to the Committees on Natural Resources, and Transportation and Infrastructure, 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.
04/30/2019HouseReferred to the Committee on House Administration, and in addition to the Committees on Natural Resources, and Transportation and Infrastructure, 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.
04/30/2019HouseIntroduced in House

Cosponsors (295)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Hurd, Will [R-TX-23]* 04/30/2019
Rep. Cardenas, Tony [D-CA-29]* 04/30/2019
Rep. Herrera Beutler, Jaime [R-WA-3]* 04/30/2019
Rep. Garcia, Sylvia R. [D-TX-29]* 04/30/2019
Rep. Castro, Joaquin [D-TX-20]* 04/30/2019
Resident Commissioner Gonzalez-Colon, Jenniffer [R-PR-At Large]* 04/30/2019
Rep. Correa, J. Luis [D-CA-46]* 04/30/2019
Rep. King, Peter T. [R-NY-2]* 04/30/2019
Rep. Soto, Darren [D-FL-9]* 04/30/2019
Rep. Napolitano, Grace F. [D-CA-32]* 04/30/2019
Rep. Duffy, Sean P. [R-WI-7]* 04/30/2019
Rep. Velazquez, Nydia M. [D-NY-7]* 04/30/2019
Rep. Lee, Barbara [D-CA-13]* 04/30/2019
Rep. Grijalva, Raul M. [D-AZ-3]* 04/30/2019
Rep. Gonzalez, Anthony [R-OH-16]* 04/30/2019
Rep. Sanchez, Linda T. [D-CA-38]* 04/30/2019
Rep. Newhouse, Dan [R-WA-4]* 04/30/2019
Rep. Bacon, Don [R-NE-2] 05/01/2019
Rep. Garcia, Jesus G. "Chuy" [D-IL-4] 05/02/2019
Rep. Aguilar, Pete [D-CA-31] 05/09/2019
Rep. Espaillat, Adriano [D-NY-13] 05/10/2019
Rep. Mucarsel-Powell, Debbie [D-FL-26] 05/14/2019
Rep. Johnson, Henry C. "Hank," Jr. [D-GA-4] 05/21/2019
Rep. Lujan, Ben Ray [D-NM-3] 05/23/2019
Del. Sablan, Gregorio Kilili Camacho [D-MP-At Large] 05/28/2019
Rep. Hill, Katie [D-CA-25] 05/28/2019
Rep. Harder, Josh [D-CA-10] 06/03/2019
Rep. Sires, Albio [D-NJ-8] 06/11/2019
Rep. Carbajal, Salud O. [D-CA-24] 06/12/2019
Rep. Cuellar, Henry [D-TX-28] 06/12/2019
Rep. Vela, Filemon [D-TX-34] 06/13/2019
Del. Norton, Eleanor Holmes [D-DC-At Large] 06/13/2019
Rep. Vargas, Juan [D-CA-51] 06/13/2019
Rep. Gallego, Ruben [D-AZ-7] 06/18/2019
Rep. Blumenauer, Earl [D-OR-3] 06/18/2019
Rep. Swalwell, Eric [D-CA-15] 06/18/2019
Rep. Cisneros, Gilbert Ray, Jr. [D-CA-39] 06/18/2019
Rep. Moore, Gwen [D-WI-4] 06/18/2019
Rep. Carson, Andre [D-IN-7] 06/18/2019
Rep. Payne, Donald M., Jr. [D-NJ-10] 06/18/2019
Rep. Gonzalez, Vicente [D-TX-15] 06/18/2019
Rep. Watson Coleman, Bonnie [D-NJ-12] 06/18/2019
Rep. Engel, Eliot L. [D-NY-16] 06/18/2019
Rep. Cox, TJ [D-CA-21] 06/18/2019
Rep. Tlaib, Rashida [D-MI-13] 06/18/2019
Rep. Barragan, Nanette Diaz [D-CA-44] 06/19/2019
Rep. Lowenthal, Alan S. [D-CA-47] 06/19/2019
Rep. Clarke, Yvette D. [D-NY-9] 06/19/2019
Rep. Chu, Judy [D-CA-27] 06/19/2019
Rep. Garamendi, John [D-CA-3] 06/19/2019
Rep. Veasey, Marc A. [D-TX-33] 06/19/2019
Rep. Costa, Jim [D-CA-16] 06/19/2019
Rep. Craig, Angie [D-MN-2] 06/19/2019
Rep. Clark, Katherine M. [D-MA-5] 06/19/2019
Rep. Gomez, Jimmy [D-CA-34] 06/20/2019
Rep. Escobar, Veronica [D-TX-16] 06/20/2019
Rep. Haaland, Debra A. [D-NM-1] 06/20/2019
Rep. Doggett, Lloyd [D-TX-35] 06/20/2019
Rep. Trone, David J. [D-MD-6] 06/20/2019
Rep. Boyle, Brendan F. [D-PA-2] 06/20/2019
Del. San Nicolas, Michael F. Q. [D-GU-At Large] 06/20/2019
Rep. Trahan, Lori [D-MA-3] 06/21/2019
Rep. Krishnamoorthi, Raja [D-IL-8] 06/21/2019
Rep. Titus, Dina [D-NV-1] 06/21/2019
Rep. Pascrell, Bill, Jr. [D-NJ-9] 06/21/2019
Rep. DeGette, Diana [D-CO-1] 06/21/2019
Rep. Brownley, Julia [D-CA-26] 06/24/2019
Rep. Stanton, Greg [D-AZ-9] 06/24/2019
Rep. Slotkin, Elissa [D-MI-8] 06/25/2019
Rep. Davis, Danny K. [D-IL-7] 06/25/2019
Rep. Ocasio-Cortez, Alexandria [D-NY-14] 06/26/2019
Rep. Torres, Norma J. [D-CA-35] 06/26/2019
Rep. Smith, Adam [D-WA-9] 07/05/2019
Rep. Torres Small, Xochitl [D-NM-2] 07/05/2019
Rep. Scott, Robert C. "Bobby" [D-VA-3] 07/05/2019
Rep. Cartwright, Matt [D-PA-8] 07/09/2019
Rep. Jackson Lee, Sheila [D-TX-18] 07/09/2019
Rep. Levin, Mike [D-CA-49] 07/09/2019
Rep. Lewis, John [D-GA-5] 07/10/2019
Rep. Higgins, Brian [D-NY-26] 07/10/2019
Rep. Panetta, Jimmy [D-CA-20] 07/10/2019
Rep. Takano, Mark [D-CA-41] 07/10/2019
Rep. Scanlon, Mary Gay [D-PA-5] 07/10/2019
Rep. Waters, Maxine [D-CA-43] 07/11/2019
Rep. Sherman, Brad [D-CA-30] 07/15/2019
Rep. Schiff, Adam B. [D-CA-28] 07/15/2019
Rep. Ryan, Tim [D-OH-13] 07/15/2019
Rep. Horsford, Steven [D-NV-4] 07/15/2019
Rep. Eshoo, Anna G. [D-CA-18] 07/15/2019
Rep. Raskin, Jamie [D-MD-8] 07/15/2019
Rep. Shalala, Donna E. [D-FL-27] 07/15/2019
Rep. Rouda, Harley [D-CA-48] 07/15/2019
Rep. Lynch, Stephen F. [D-MA-8] 07/15/2019
Rep. Meng, Grace [D-NY-6] 07/15/2019
Rep. Maloney, Carolyn B. [D-NY-12] 07/17/2019
Rep. Thompson, Mike [D-CA-5] 07/17/2019
Rep. Ruiz, Raul [D-CA-36] 07/18/2019
Rep. Kuster, Ann M. [D-NH-2] 07/18/2019
Rep. Delgado, Antonio [D-NY-19] 07/19/2019
Rep. Nadler, Jerrold [D-NY-10] 07/19/2019
Rep. Jeffries, Hakeem S. [D-NY-8] 07/19/2019
Rep. McGovern, James P. [D-MA-2] 07/19/2019
Rep. DeSaulnier, Mark [D-CA-11] 07/22/2019
Rep. Tonko, Paul [D-NY-20] 07/22/2019
Rep. Wilson, Frederica S. [D-FL-24] 07/22/2019
Rep. Hastings, Alcee L. [D-FL-20] 07/24/2019
Rep. Hayes, Jahana [D-CT-5] 07/24/2019
Rep. Visclosky, Peter J. [D-IN-1] 07/24/2019
Rep. Pallone, Frank, Jr. [D-NJ-6] 07/24/2019
Rep. Cohen, Steve [D-TN-9] 07/24/2019
Rep. Kilmer, Derek [D-WA-6] 07/24/2019
Rep. Wild, Susan [D-PA-7] 07/24/2019
Rep. Rice, Kathleen M. [D-NY-4] 07/25/2019
Rep. Van Drew, Jefferson [D-NJ-2] 07/25/2019
Rep. Johnson, Eddie Bernice [D-TX-30] 07/25/2019
Rep. Castor, Kathy [D-FL-14] 07/25/2019
Rep. Jayapal, Pramila [D-WA-7] 07/25/2019
Rep. Bass, Karen [D-CA-37] 07/30/2019
Rep. Brindisi, Anthony [D-NY-22] 07/30/2019
Rep. Carter, John R. [R-TX-31] 07/30/2019
Rep. Diaz-Balart, Mario [R-FL-25] 07/30/2019
Rep. Katko, John [R-NY-24] 07/30/2019
Rep. Olson, Pete [R-TX-22] 07/30/2019
Rep. McCaul, Michael T. [R-TX-10] 07/30/2019
Rep. Fudge, Marcia L. [D-OH-11] 07/30/2019
Rep. Brown, Anthony G. [D-MD-4] 07/30/2019
Rep. Clyburn, James E. [D-SC-6] 07/30/2019
Rep. Richmond, Cedric L. [D-LA-2] 07/30/2019
Rep. Cleaver, Emanuel [D-MO-5] 07/30/2019
Rep. Butterfield, G. K. [D-NC-1] 07/30/2019
Rep. Lawrence, Brenda L. [D-MI-14] 07/30/2019
Rep. Beatty, Joyce [D-OH-3] 07/30/2019
Rep. McEachin, A. Donald [D-VA-4] 07/30/2019
Rep. Peters, Scott H. [D-CA-52] 07/30/2019
Rep. Davis, Susan A. [D-CA-53] 08/02/2019
Rep. Lee, Susie [D-NV-3] 08/02/2019
Rep. Pressley, Ayanna [D-MA-7] 08/02/2019
Rep. Amodei, Mark E. [R-NV-2] 08/02/2019
Rep. Kelly, Robin L. [D-IL-2] 08/02/2019
Rep. Quigley, Mike [D-IL-5] 08/02/2019
Rep. Khanna, Ro [D-CA-17] 08/02/2019
Rep. Demings, Val Butler [D-FL-10] 08/02/2019
Rep. Kirkpatrick, Ann [D-AZ-2] 08/02/2019
Rep. Suozzi, Thomas R. [D-NY-3] 08/02/2019
Rep. Cicilline, David N. [D-RI-1] 08/06/2019
Rep. Wasserman Schultz, Debbie [D-FL-23] 08/16/2019
Rep. Bonamici, Suzanne [D-OR-1] 08/20/2019
Rep. Langevin, James R. [D-RI-2] 08/27/2019
Rep. Thompson, Bennie G. [D-MS-2] 08/27/2019
Rep. Spanberger, Abigail Davis [D-VA-7] 08/27/2019
Rep. Case, Ed [D-HI-1] 09/06/2019
Rep. Maloney, Sean Patrick [D-NY-18] 09/06/2019
Rep. Meeks, Gregory W. [D-NY-5] 09/10/2019
Rep. Huffman, Jared [D-CA-2] 09/10/2019
Rep. Porter, Katie [D-CA-45] 09/10/2019
Rep. Lieu, Ted [D-CA-33] 09/10/2019
Rep. Himes, James A. [D-CT-4] 09/10/2019
Rep. Foster, Bill [D-IL-11] 09/11/2019
Rep. Marchant, Kenny [R-TX-24] 09/11/2019
Rep. Green, Al [D-TX-9] 09/11/2019
Rep. Deutch, Theodore E. [D-FL-22] 09/11/2019
Rep. Frankel, Lois [D-FL-21] 09/11/2019
Rep. Blunt Rochester, Lisa [D-DE-At Large] 09/11/2019
Rep. Bustos, Cheri [D-IL-17] 09/13/2019
Rep. Speier, Jackie [D-CA-14] 09/13/2019
Rep. Rush, Bobby L. [D-IL-1] 09/13/2019
Rep. Fletcher, Lizzie [D-TX-7] 09/13/2019
Rep. DeLauro, Rosa L. [D-CT-3] 09/16/2019
Rep. Crist, Charlie [D-FL-13] 09/16/2019
Rep. Rose, Max [D-NY-11] 09/16/2019
Rep. Gosar, Paul A. [R-AZ-4] 09/17/2019
Rep. Welch, Peter [D-VT-At Large] 09/17/2019
Rep. Lowey, Nita M. [D-NY-17] 09/17/2019
Rep. Schakowsky, Janice D. [D-IL-9] 09/17/2019
Rep. Lawson, Al, Jr. [D-FL-5] 09/17/2019
Rep. Kim, Andy [D-NJ-3] 09/17/2019
Rep. Allred, Colin Z. [D-TX-32] 09/17/2019
Rep. Burgess, Michael C. [R-TX-26] 09/19/2019
Rep. Gooden, Lance [R-TX-5] 09/19/2019
Rep. Conaway, K. Michael [R-TX-11] 09/19/2019
Rep. Crenshaw, Dan [R-TX-2] 09/19/2019
Rep. Flores, Bill [R-TX-17] 09/19/2019
Rep. Murphy, Stephanie N. [D-FL-7] 09/19/2019
Rep. Lipinski, Daniel [D-IL-3] 09/19/2019
Rep. Price, David E. [D-NC-4] 09/19/2019
Rep. Bishop, Sanford D., Jr. [D-GA-2] 09/19/2019
Rep. Doyle, Michael F. [D-PA-18] 09/19/2019
Rep. Levin, Andy [D-MI-9] 09/19/2019
Rep. Loebsack, David [D-IA-2] 09/20/2019
Rep. Ruppersberger, C. A. Dutch [D-MD-2] 09/20/2019
Rep. Larsen, Rick [D-WA-2] 09/20/2019
Rep. Neal, Richard E. [D-MA-1] 09/20/2019
Rep. Morelle, Joseph D. [D-NY-25] 09/25/2019
Rep. Lamborn, Doug [R-CO-5] 09/25/2019
Rep. Keating, William R. [D-MA-9] 09/25/2019
Rep. McCollum, Betty [D-MN-4] 09/25/2019
Rep. Gottheimer, Josh [D-NJ-5] 09/25/2019
Rep. Sherrill, Mikie [D-NJ-11] 09/25/2019
Rep. Kennedy, Joseph P., III [D-MA-4] 09/25/2019
Rep. Cummings, Elijah E. [D-MD-7] 09/25/2019
Rep. Kaptur, Marcy [D-OH-9] 09/25/2019
Rep. Houlahan, Chrissy [D-PA-6] 09/25/2019
Rep. Schneider, Bradley Scott [D-IL-10] 09/25/2019
Rep. Pocan, Mark [D-WI-2] 09/26/2019
Rep. Young, Don [R-AK-At Large] 09/26/2019
Rep. McNerney, Jerry [D-CA-9] 10/04/2019
Rep. Waltz, Michael [R-FL-6] 10/04/2019
Rep. Perlmutter, Ed [D-CO-7] 10/04/2019
Rep. Evans, Dwight [D-PA-3] 10/04/2019
Rep. Sarbanes, John P. [D-MD-3] 10/04/2019
Rep. Beyer, Donald S., Jr. [D-VA-8] 10/04/2019
Rep. Pappas, Chris [D-NH-1] 10/08/2019
Rep. Stefanik, Elise M. [R-NY-21] 10/11/2019
Rep. Babin, Brian [R-TX-36] 10/11/2019
Rep. O'Halleran, Tom [D-AZ-1] 10/11/2019
Rep. Courtney, Joe [D-CT-2] 10/15/2019
Rep. Weber, Randy K., Sr. [R-TX-14] 10/16/2019
Rep. Heck, Denny [D-WA-10] 10/16/2019
Rep. Neguse, Joe [D-CO-2] 10/17/2019
Rep. Wexton, Jennifer [D-VA-10] 10/17/2019
Del. Radewagen, Aumua Amata Coleman [R-AS-At Large] 10/17/2019
Rep. Crow, Jason [D-CO-6] 10/21/2019
Rep. Clay, Wm. Lacy [D-MO-1] 10/22/2019
Rep. Fitzpatrick, Brian K. [R-PA-1] 10/22/2019
Rep. Connolly, Gerald E. [D-VA-11] 10/22/2019
Rep. McBath, Lucy [D-GA-6] 10/22/2019
Rep. Moulton, Seth [D-MA-6] 10/22/2019
Rep. Sewell, Terri A. [D-AL-7] 10/22/2019
Rep. Bera, Ami [D-CA-7] 10/22/2019
Rep. Kind, Ron [D-WI-3] 10/22/2019
Del. Plaskett, Stacey E. [D-VI-At Large] 10/22/2019
Rep. Malinowski, Tom [D-NJ-7] 10/23/2019
Rep. DelBene, Suzan K. [D-WA-1] 10/23/2019
Rep. DeFazio, Peter A. [D-OR-4] 10/23/2019
Rep. Rogers, Harold [R-KY-5] 10/23/2019
Rep. Cooper, Jim [D-TN-5] 10/23/2019
Rep. Lofgren, Zoe [D-CA-19] 10/23/2019
Rep. Kildee, Daniel T. [D-MI-5] 10/23/2019
Rep. Dingell, Debbie [D-MI-12] 10/23/2019
Rep. Axne, Cynthia [D-IA-3] 10/23/2019
Rep. Horn, Kendra S. [D-OK-5] 10/23/2019
Rep. Luria, Elaine G. [D-VA-2] 10/23/2019
Rep. Scott, David [D-GA-13] 11/08/2019
Rep. Norcross, Donald [D-NJ-1] 11/08/2019
Rep. Adams, Alma S. [D-NC-12] 12/05/2019
Rep. Finkenauer, Abby [D-IA-1] 12/05/2019
Rep. Stevens, Haley M. [D-MI-11] 12/11/2019
Rep. Schrier, Kim [D-WA-8] 12/11/2019
Rep. Larson, John B. [D-CT-1] 12/11/2019
Rep. Omar, Ilhan [D-MN-5] 12/11/2019
Rep. Yarmuth, John A. [D-KY-3] 12/11/2019
Rep. Pingree, Chellie [D-ME-1] 12/11/2019
Rep. Lamb, Conor [D-PA-17] 12/11/2019
Rep. Casten, Sean [D-IL-6] 12/11/2019
Rep. Walden, Greg [R-OR-2] 12/11/2019
Rep. Shimkus, John [R-IL-15] 12/11/2019
Rep. Upton, Fred [R-MI-6] 12/11/2019
Rep. Cunningham, Joe [D-SC-1] 12/11/2019
Rep. Mast, Brian J. [R-FL-18] 12/11/2019
Rep. Underwood, Lauren [D-IL-14] 12/19/2019
Rep. Hoyer, Steny H. [D-MD-5] 12/19/2019
Rep. Gabbard, Tulsi [D-HI-2] 01/15/2020
Rep. Davids, Sharice [D-KS-3] 01/24/2020
Rep. Gaetz, Matt [R-FL-1] 02/04/2020
Rep. Moolenaar, John R. [R-MI-4] 02/04/2020
Rep. Walker, Mark [R-NC-6] 02/06/2020
Rep. Fortenberry, Jeff [R-NE-1] 02/06/2020
Rep. Simpson, Michael K. [R-ID-2] 02/06/2020
Rep. Joyce, David P. [R-OH-14] 02/06/2020
Rep. Fleischmann, Charles J. "Chuck" [R-TN-3] 02/06/2020
Rep. Bilirakis, Gus M. [R-FL-12] 02/06/2020
Rep. Rooney, Francis [R-FL-19] 02/06/2020
Rep. Reed, Tom [R-NY-23] 02/06/2020
Rep. Hill, J. French [R-AR-2] 02/06/2020
Rep. Kelly, Trent [R-MS-1] 02/07/2020
Rep. Wright, Ron [R-TX-6] 02/07/2020
Rep. Cook, Paul [R-CA-8] 02/07/2020
Rep. Stewart, Chris [R-UT-2] 02/07/2020
Rep. Rutherford, John H. [R-FL-4] 02/07/2020
Rep. Davis, Rodney [R-IL-13] 02/10/2020
Rep. Brooks, Susan W. [R-IN-5] 02/10/2020
Rep. Wenstrup, Brad R. [R-OH-2] 02/11/2020
Rep. Mooney, Alexander X. [R-WV-2] 02/11/2020
Rep. Phillips, Dean [D-MN-3] 02/11/2020
Rep. Brady, Kevin [R-TX-8] 02/11/2020
Rep. Peterson, Collin C. [D-MN-7] 02/11/2020
Rep. McAdams, Ben [D-UT-4] 02/11/2020
Rep. Golden, Jared F. [D-ME-2] 02/11/2020
Rep. Roby, Martha [R-AL-2] 02/11/2020
Rep. McHenry, Patrick T. [R-NC-10] 02/11/2020
Rep. Sensenbrenner, F. James, Jr. [R-WI-5] 02/11/2020
Rep. Chabot, Steve [R-OH-1] 02/11/2020
Rep. Schrader, Kurt [D-OR-5] 02/12/2020
Rep. Hagedorn, Jim [R-MN-1] 02/12/2020
Rep. Wittman, Robert J. [R-VA-1] 02/25/2020

Committees (4)

Committees, subcommittees and links to reports associated with this bill are listed here, as well as the nature and date of committee activity and Congressional report number.

Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Related Documents
Committee on House Administration04/30/2019 Referred to
House Natural Resources04/30/2019 Referred to
House Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands05/08/2019 Referred to
10/17/2019 Hearings by
House Transportation and Infrastructure04/30/2019 Referred to
House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management05/01/2019 Referred to
Senate Rules and Administration07/29/2020 Referred to
12/03/2020 Markup by
12/03/2020 Reported by

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Latest Summary (3)

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Reported to Senate (12/03/2020)

National Museum of the American Latino Act

(Sec. 4) This bill establishes the National Museum of the American Latino in the Smithsonian Institution.

The purposes of the museum are to (1) illuminate Latino contributions to the story of the United States; (2) provide for the collection, study, research, publication, and establishment of exhibitions and programs related to Latino life, art, history, and culture; and (3) provide for collaboration with Smithsonian Institution museums and research centers and other museums and educational institutions in the United States and abroad to promote the study and appreciation of Latino life, art, history, culture, and their impact on society in the United States.

(Sec. 5) The bill establishes a Board of Trustees for the museum to advise and assist the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian on all matters related to the administration and preservation of the museum.

The Board of Trustees shall ensure that the exhibits and programs of the museum reflect the diversity of the political viewpoints held by Latinos on the events and issues related to Latino history in the United States.

(Sec. 6) The Director of the museum shall manage the museum and may carry out educational and liaison programs in support of its goals.

(Sec. 7) The Director of the Institute of Museum and Library Services shall establish and carry out specified grant programs and a scholarship program, including a grant program to promote the understanding of the Latin American diaspora in the United States.

(Sec. 8) The Board of Regents shall designate a site for the museum and is authorized to design and construct it.