The purpose of the meeting is to discuss currently authorized and proposed memorials in the District of Columbia and its environs.
(1) H.R. 482, a bill to authorize the rededication of the District of Columbia War Memorial as a National and District of Columbia World War I Memorial to honor the sacrifices made by American
veterans of World War I.
(2) H.R. 3425, a bill to authorize the Fair Housing Commemorative Foundation to establish a
commemorative work on Federal land in the District of Columbia to commemorate the enactment of the Fair Housing Act in 1968.
(3) H.R. 1466, A bill to amend title 40, United States Code, to authorize the National Capital Planning Commission to designate and modify the boundaries of the National Mall area in the District of Columbia reserved for the location of commemorative works of preeminent historical and lasting significance to the United States and other activities, to require the Secretary of the Interior and the Administrator of General Services to make recommendations for the termination of the authority of a person to establish a commemorative work in the District of Columbia and its environs, and for other purposes.
(1) A presentation from the John Adams Memorial Foundation on the status of an alternative sites analysis being prepared for the John Adams Memorial.
(2) Review of the Commission’s bylaws.
(3) Update on memorial legislation under consideration by the 111th Congress.
The meeting is open to the public. Persons who wish to file a written statement or testify at the meeting or who want further information concerning the meeting may contact:
Ms. Nancy Young, Secretary to the Commission
Telephone: (202) 619–7097
Fax: (202) 619–7420
National Capital Memorial Advisory
1100 Ohio Drive, SW,
Washington, DC 20242
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