[Congressional Record Index (2012)]
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MONUMENTS AND MEMORIALS

  Addresses
      Flight 93 National Memorial: Gordon Felt, S7398 [4DE]
      Leesburg, VA, War Memorial to Fallen Soldiers Dedication: John 
        Epperly, E1711 [19OC]
      Victims of Communism in Albania: Joseph J. DioGuardi, E1253 
        [17JY]
  Amendments
      Arlington National Cemetery: provide certain requirements for 
        the placement of monuments (H.R. 1627), S5141, S5154, S5167 
        [18JY], H5416 [31JY]
      World War I: establish a commission to observe centennial and 
        rededicate certain memorials as the National World War I 
        Memorial and the National World War I Museum and Memorial 
        (H.R. 6364), S8373 [21DE], H7496 [31DE]
  Bills and resolutions
      Arlington National Cemetery: provide a site for a memorial 
        marker to honor the memory of Army 24th Infantry Division 
        members who have received the Medal of Honor (see H. Con. Res. 
        111), H1542 [22MR]
      ------provide certain requirements for the placement of 
        monuments (H.R. 1627), correction in enrollment (see S. Con. 
        Res. 55), S5871 [1AU]
      BLM: provide for land conveyances in Nevada for Tule Springs 
        Fossil Beds National Monument and other Federal, State, and 
        local projects (see S. 3346), S4674 [27JN] (see H.R. 6072), 
        H4655 [29JN]
      Buy American Act: ensure that all items for sale in National 
        Park Service or National Archives and Records Administration 
        gift shops are produced in the U.S. (see S. 2268), S2242 
        [29MR]
      California Coastal National Monument: designate Point Arena-
        Stornetta Public Lands as part of the National Landscape 
        Conservation System (see S. 3587), S6545 [20SE] (see H.R. 
        4969), H2267 [27AP]
      Capitol Building and Grounds: acquire a statue of ``The Unknown 
        Slave'' for display in Emancipation Hall of the Capitol 
        Visitor Center (see H.R. 4080), H943 [17FE]
      ------authorize use of Emancipation Hall for unveiling of a 
        marker acknowledging the role that slave labor played in the 
        construction of the U.S. Capitol (see H. Con. Res. 99), H693 
        [9FE]
      ------display plaque in National Statuary Hall recognizing 
        Christian church services in the Capitol from 1800 to 1868, 
        including attendees James Madison and Thomas Jefferson (see 
        H.R. 4182), H1304 [8MR]
      Committee on the Library (Joint): accept a statue depicting 
        Frederick Douglass from the District of Columbia and display 
        the statue in Emancipation Hall of the Capitol Visitor Center 
        (see H.R. 6336), H5706 [2AU]
      ------accept a statue depicting Frederick Douglass from the 
        District of Columbia and display the statue in a suitable 
        location in the Capitol (see S. Con. Res. 49), S4418 [21JN]
      Dept. of the Interior: install in the area of the World War II 
        Memorial a suitable plaque or inscription with the words that 
        Franklin D. Roosevelt prayed on D-Day, June 6, 1944 (see S. 
        3078), S3084 [10MY]
      District of Columbia: authorize placement at the former Navy 
        Dive School at the Washington Navy Yard of a memorial to honor 
        Armed Forces members who have served as divers (see H.R. 
        6367), H5765 [10SE]
      Dona Ana County, NM: establish a national monument to protect 
        the Organ Mountains (see H.R. 4334), H1804 [29MR]
      National Desert Storm Memorial Association: authorize to 
        establish National Desert Storm and Desert Shield Memorial in 
        the District of Columbia (see H.R. 5914), H3660 [7JN]
      Native American Veterans' Memorial Establishment Act: clarify 
        certain provisions relative to fundraising and location of the 
        memorial (see S. 3548), S6340 [13SE]
      Navy: provide an appropriate site at the former Navy Dive School 
        at the Washington Navy Yard for the Man in the Sea Memorial 
        Monument to honor military divers (see S. Con. Res. 46), S3782 
        [6JN]
      Strategic Air Command: anniversary of stand down and dedication 
        of memorial (see S. Res. 479), S3729 [5JN]
      Vietnam Veterans Memorial: acknowledge donor contributions at 
        Visitor Center (see H.R. 6291), H5704 [2AU]
      World War I: establish a commission to observe centennial and 
        rededicate certain memorials as the National World War I 
        Memorial and the National World War I Museum and Memorial (see 
        H.R. 6364), H5764 [10SE]
  Explanations
      Honoring America's Veterans and Caring for Camp Lejeune Families 
        Act (H.R. 1627): Committee on Veterans' Affairs (Senate) and 
        Committee on Veterans' Affairs (House), S5155-S5166 [18JY]
  Letters
      Waco Mammoth National Monument establishment: Malcolm Duncan, 
        Jr., Mayor of Waco, TX, H3761 [19JN]
  Lists
      World War II and Korean War veterans brought to visit national 
        memorials by Honor Flight Bluegrass Chapter, S3740 [6JN]
      World War II and Korean War veterans brought to visit national 
        memorials by Honor Flight Kansas (organization), S5700 [31JY]
      World War II veterans brought to visit national memorials by Big 
        Sky Honor Flight (organization), E1034 [8JN], E1599 [21SE]
  Poems
      ``And From These Hands,'' Albert C. Caswell, E264 [28FE]
  Remarks in House
      African Americans: establish a memorial on Federal land in the 
        District of Columbia to honor free African Americans and 
        slaves who fought during the American Revolution, E1998 [21DE]
      ------establish a memorial on Federal land in the District of 
        Columbia to honor free African Americans and slaves who fought 
        during the American Revolution (H.R. 2181), H4809 [11JY]
      Alameda County Fair Association: dedication of Alameda County 
        Historical Monument, E1080 [19JN]
      Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc.: tribute to Beta Beta Lambda 
        Chapter of Miami-Dade County, FL, for contribution to the 
        Martin Luther King, Jr., Memorial, E1 [6JA]
      Arlington National Cemetery: provide certain requirements for 
        the placement of monuments (H.R. 1627), Senate amendment, 
        H5335, H5416-H5432 [31JY]
      ------provide certain requirements for the placement of 
        monuments (H.R. 1627), correction in enrollment (S. Con. Res. 
        55), H5552 [1AU]
      Bahamas: tribute to Martin Luther King, Jr., Bimini Plaque 
        Project, E1686 [5OC]
      Big Sky Honor Flight (organization): tribute, E1034 [8JN], E1599 
        [21SE]
      BLM: provide for certain oversight and approval on any decision 
        to close national monument land to recreational shooting, 
        H1877 [17AP]
      Capitol Building and Grounds: authorize use of Emancipation Hall 
        for unveiling of a marker acknowledging the role that slave 
        labor played in the construction of the U.S. Capitol, E264 
        [28FE]
      ------authorize use of Emancipation Hall for unveiling of a 
        marker acknowledging the role that slave labor played in the 
        construction of the U.S. Capitol (H. Con. Res. 99), H658 [9FE]
      Chimney Rock National Monument: establish (H.R. 2621), H2678-
        H2680 [15MY], H2781 [16MY]
      Committee on the Library (Joint): accept a statue depicting 
        Frederick Douglass from the District of Columbia and display 
        the statue in Emancipation Hall of the Capitol Visitor Center, 
        E1589 [21SE]
      ------accept a statue depicting Frederick Douglass from the 
        District of Columbia and display the statue in Emancipation 
        Hall of the Capitol Visitor Center (H.R. 6336), H5745, H5746 
        [10SE]
      Dept. of Defense: prohibit funding to remove any portion of 
        Mount Soledad Veterans Memorial in San Diego, CA, H4993, H4994 
        [18JY]
      Dept. of the Interior: ensure that all items for sale in 
        National Park Service gift shops and visitor centers are 
        produced in the U.S., H3785 [19JN]
      ------install in the area of the World War II Memorial a 
        suitable plaque or inscription with the words that Franklin D. 
        Roosevelt prayed on D-Day, June 6, 1944 (H.R. 2070), H131, 
        H132 [24JA], E71 [25JA]
      Eastern Iowa Honor Flight (organization): tribute, E979 [5JN], 
        E1530 [14SE]
      Federal Way, WA: groundbreaking of 9/11 Memorial at South King 
        Fire and Rescue Station 64, E1516 [13SE]
      Government regulations: provide for State approval of national 
        monuments, H1889-H1891 [17AP]
      Honor Flight Alaska (organization): tribute, E1431 [3AU]
      Honor Flight Central Florida (organization): tribute, E1617 
        [21SE]
      Honor Flight Chicago (organization): tribute, E313 [5MR], E642, 
        E645 [25AP], E895 [30MY], E1131 [25JN], E1226 [11JY]
      Honor Flight Illinois (organization): tribute, H2718 [16MY]
      Honor Flight Iowa (organization): tribute, E629 [24AP]
      Honor Flight Northern Colorado (organization): tribute, E733 
        [8MY], E1558 [19SE]
      Honor Flight of Eastern Oregon & Portland (organization): 
        tribute, E994 [6JN]
      Honor Flight of Oregon (organization): tribute, E749 [9MY], 
        E1593 [21SE], E1658 [25SE]
      Honor Flight of the Quad Cities (organization): tribute, E634 
        [24AP], E1579 [20SE]
      Honor Flight South Alabama (organization): tribute, E758 [10MY], 
        E1508 [13SE]
      Honor Flight West Virginia Always Free (organization): tribute, 
        E1000 [6JN]
      Illinois: tribute to Illinois Patriot Guard Fallen Heroes 
        Traveling Memorial Wall, H1629 [27MR]
      Law enforcement officers: moment of silence in honor of officers 
        killed in the line of duty, H2743 [16MY]
      Leesburg, VA: dedication of war memorial to fallen soldiers, 
        E1711 [19OC]
      Middle Island, NY: tribute to Longwood Central School District 
        Longwood Veterans Walk and Longwood Veterans History Project, 
        E1062 [18JN]
      Miller, Jeff: tribute to efforts to bring war veterans to 
        national war memorials via Honor Flight, H6341 [13NO], H6349 
        [14NO]
      Morse, Earl: tribute to efforts to bring war veterans to 
        national war memorials via Honor Flight, H6341 [13NO], H6349 
        [14NO]
      Music City Honor Flight (organization): tribute, E610 [23AP], 
        E681 [27AP], E723 [8MY]
      National Park Service: clarify that all public lands under 
        National Park Service jurisdiction are included in the hunting 
        exemption, H1882, H1883 [17AP]
      New Jersey (U.S.S.): tribute to volunteers preparing for 
        ceremony to honor those killed at Pearl Harbor, E1862 [3DE]
      Oklahoma City, OK: anniversary of bombing of Alfred P. Murrah 
        Federal Building, H1922 [18AP]
      Pinnacles National Park: establish (H.R. 3641), H5433-H5435 
        [31JY]
      Religion: ensure that memorials commemorating the service of the 
        U.S. Armed Forces may contain religious symbols (H.R. 290), 
        H132-H134 [24JA], E108 [1FE]
      Texas Panhandle Honor Flight (organization): tribute, E1556 
        [19SE]
      Veterans: make memorial headstones and markers available for 
        purchase for members of Reserve components who performed 
        inactive duty training or active duty training but did not 
        serve on active duty, H3324 [31MY]
      Volusia Honor Air (organization): tribute, E1542 [14SE], E1666 
        [28SE]
      Waco Mammoth National Monument: establish, H3760 [19JN]
      World War I: establish a commission to observe centennial and 
        rededicate certain memorials as the National World War I 
        Memorial and the National World War I Museum and Memorial 
        (H.R. 6364), H6733-H6739 [12DE]
      ------establish a commission to observe centennial and 
        rededicate certain memorials as the National World War I 
        Memorial and the National World War I Museum and Memorial 
        (H.R. 6364), Senate amendment, H7495-H7498 [31DE]
      ------establish a commission to observe centennial and 
        rededicate certain memorials as the National World War I 
        Memorial and the National World War I Museum and Memorial 
        (H.R. 938), H124 [24JA], H386 [2FE], H6736 [12DE]
      Xenia, OH: tribute to American Veterans Traveling Tribute mobile 
        memorial, E1865 [4DE]
  Remarks in Senate
      Arlington National Cemetery: provide certain requirements for 
        the placement of monuments (H.R. 1627), S5105, S5154-S5167 
        [18JY], S5203 [19JY]
      ------provide certain requirements for the placement of 
        monuments (H.R. 1627), correction in enrollment (S. Con. Res. 
        55), S5824 [1AU]
      Big Sky Honor Flight (organization): tribute, S4145 [13JN], 
        S4192 [14JN], S6335 [13SE], S6527 [20SE], S6576 [21SE]
      BLM: provide for land conveyances in Nevada for Tule Springs 
        Fossil Beds National Monument and other Federal, State, and 
        local projects (S. 3346), S4676 [27JN]
      California Coastal National Monument: designate Point Arena-
        Stornetta Public Lands as part of the National Landscape 
        Conservation System (S. 3587), S6552 [20SE]
      Capitol Building and Grounds: authorize use of Emancipation Hall 
        for unveiling of a marker acknowledging the role that slave 
        labor played in the construction of the U.S. Capitol (H. Con. 
        Res. 99), S802, S803 [15FE]
      ------unveiling of bust of Sojourner Truth in the Capitol 
        rotunda, S4411 [21JN]
      Committee on the Library (Joint): accept a statue depicting 
        Frederick Douglass from the District of Columbia and display 
        the statue in Emancipation Hall of the Capitol Visitor Center 
        (H.R. 6336), S6284, S6285 [12SE]
      ------accept a statue depicting Frederick Douglass from the 
        District of Columbia and display the statue in a suitable 
        location in the Capitol (S. Con. Res. 49), S4423 [21JN]
      Dept. of the Interior: install in the area of the World War II 
        Memorial a suitable plaque or inscription with the words that 
        Franklin D. Roosevelt prayed on D-Day, June 6, 1944 (S. 3078), 
        S3747-S3749 [6JN]
      District of Columbia: authorize Peace Corps Commemorative 
        Foundation to establish a commemorative work (S. 1421), S8554 
        [30DE]
      Honor Flight Alaska (organization): tribute, S6051 [10SE]
      Honor Flight Bluegrass Chapter (organization): tribute, S3740 
        [6JN]
      Honor Flight Kansas (organization): tribute, S5700 [31JY]
      Honor Flight Northern Colorado (organization): tribute, S2917 
        [7MY], S7342 [3DE]
      Honor Flight Southern Colorado (organization): tribute, S6731 
        [13NO]
      Honor Flight West Virginia Always Free (organization): tribute, 
        S3717 [5JN]
      Native American Veterans' Memorial Establishment Act: clarify 
        certain provisions relative to fundraising and location of the 
        memorial (S. 3548), S6344 [13SE]
      Parks, Rosa: direct the Architect of the Capitol to obtain a 
        statue of Rosa Parks and to place the statue in the U.S. 
        Capitol in National Statuary Hall, S4411 [21JN]
      Pinnacles National Park: establish (H.R. 3641), S8552 [30DE]
      Rockland, ME: dedication of Midcoast Area Veterans Memorial 
        Wall, S5728 [31JY]
      Strategic Air Command: anniversary of stand down and dedication 
        of memorial (S. Res. 479), S3736 [5JN]
      World War I: establish a commission to observe centennial and 
        rededicate certain memorials as the National World War I 
        Memorial and the National World War I Museum and Memorial 
        (H.R. 6364), S8378 [21DE]
  Reports filed
      American Memorial Park Tinian Annex Act: Committee on Natural 
        Resources (House) (H.R. 1103) (H. Rept. 112-597), H4906 [17JY]
      Chimney Rock National Monument Establishment Act: Committee on 
        Natural Resources (House) (H.R. 2621) (H. Rept. 112-473), 
        H2644 [10MY]
      Memorial Establishment on Federal Land in the District of 
        Columbia To Honor Free African Americans and Slaves Who Fought 
        During the American Revolution: Committee on Energy and 
        Natural Resources (Senate) (S. 883) (S. Rept. 112-118), S41 
        [23JA]
      Native American Veterans' Memorial Establishment Act 
        Clarification Relative to Fundraising and Location of the 
        Memorial: Committee on Indian Affairs (Senate) (S. 3548), 
        S7744 [11DE]
      Oregon Caves Revitalization Act: Committee on Energy and Natural 
        Resources (Senate) (S. 765) (S. Rept. 112-114), S41 [23JA]
      Peace Corps Commemorative Foundation District of Columbia 
        Commemorative Work Authorization: Committee on Energy and 
        Natural Resources (Senate) (S. 1421) (S. Rept. 112-127), S42 
        [23JA]
      Pinnacles National Park Act: Committee on Natural Resources 
        (House) (H.R. 3641) (H. Rept. 112-626), H5326 [26JY]
      Waco Mammoth National Monument Establishment Act: Committee on 
        Natural Resources (House) (H.R. 1545) (H. Rept. 112-430), 
        H1844 [16AP]
      World War I Memorial Act: Committee on Natural Resources (House) 
        (H.R. 6364) (H. Rept. 112-701), H6765 [12DE]
      World War II Memorial Prayer Act: Committee on Natural Resources 
        (House) (H.R. 2070) (H. Rept. 112-368), H77 [18JA]
  Rulings of the Chair
      World War I: establish a commission to observe centennial and 
        rededicate certain memorials as the National World War I 
        Memorial and the National World War I Museum and Memorial 
        (H.R. 6364), Senate amendment, H7498 [31DE]
  Statements
      Pinnacles National Park Act: Ken Burns and Dayton Duncan, H5434 
        [31JY]
  Tables
      Pay-as-you-go effects of H.R. 1627, Honoring America's Veterans 
        and Caring for Camp Lejeune Families Act, S5166 [18JY]
  Texts of
      H. Con. Res. 99, use of Emancipation Hall in the Capitol Visitor 
        Center for unveiling of a marker acknowledging the role that 
        slave labor played in the construction of the U.S. Capitol, 
        H658 [9FE]
      H.R. 290, War Memorial Protection Act, H132 [24JA]
      H.R. 1627, Honoring America's Veterans and Caring for Camp 
        Lejeune Families Act, H5416-H5428 [31JY]
      H.R. 2070, World War II Memorial Prayer Act, H131 [24JA]
      H.R. 2621, Chimney Rock National Monument Establishment Act, 
        H2679 [15MY]
      H.R. 3641, Pinnacles National Park Act, H5433 [31JY]
      H.R. 6336, Committee on the Library (Joint) acceptance of a 
        statue depicting Frederick Douglass from the District of 
        Columbia and display the statue in Emancipation Hall of the 
        Capitol Visitor Center, H5745 [10SE]
      H.R. 6364, World War I Memorial Act, H6733-H6735 [12DE]
      S. 1421, Peace Corps Commemorative Foundation commemorative work 
        establishment, S8554 [30DE]
      S. 3346, Las Vegas Valley Public Land and Tule Springs Fossil 
        Beds National Monument Act, S4677-S4682 [27JN]
      S. Con. Res. 46, provide an appropriate site at the former Navy 
        Dive School at the Washington Navy Yard for the Man in the Sea 
        Memorial Monument to honor military divers, S3783 [6JN]
      S. Con. Res. 49, Committee on the Library (Joint) acceptance of 
        a statue depicting Frederick Douglass from the District of 
        Columbia and display the statue in a suitable location in the 
        Capitol, S4423 [21JN]
      S. Con. Res. 55, correction in enrollment of H.R. 1627, Honoring 
        America's Veterans and Caring for Camp Lejeune Families Act, 
        S5824, S5884 [1AU], H5552 [1AU]
      S. Res. 479, Strategic Air Command stand down anniversary and 
        memorial dedication, S3733, S3736 [5JN]