An Act To amend the National Portrait Gallery Act to redefine "portraiture"

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Section 2 (e) of the National Portrait Gallery Act (Public Law 87-443) is amended as follows: "The term 'portraiture' includes portraits and reproductions thereof made by any means or process, whether invented or developed heretofore or hereafter."


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  • 90 Stat. 30
  • Title 20, Education
  • Public Law

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Statutes at Large

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90 Stat. 30 (1976); Pub. L. No. 94-209 (Book)

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Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520,


  • 1978
  • 02/05/1976


  • Art
  • Reproduction
  • Amendments (Parliamentary practice)
  • Portraits
  • National Portrait Gallery Act
  • Art--Reproduction


Public Law

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Number of pages: 1; Page Numbers: 30

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