Summary: S.2436 — 97th Congress (1981-1982)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed Senate amended (09/22/1982)

(Measure passed Senate, amended)

Designates the Mary McLeod Bethune Council House in Washington, D.C., as a national historic site. Directs the Secretary of the Interior to enter into cooperative agreements with the National Council of Negro Women, which may provide technical and financial assistance to restore and maintain the historic site. Requires the Council to submit to the Secretary and Congress an annual report on the activities and expenditures for which such assistance was used, as a condition of the receipt of such assistance.

Authorizes appropriations to: (1) provide financial assistance to the Counsel pursuant to the cooperative agreements entered into under this Act; and (2) make grants to the Council on a 50-50 matching basis for purposes of this Act.